Scholarship Programme "Сambridge Ukraine Studentship"

Scholarship Programme "Сambridge Ukraine Studentship"

The Ukrainian Scholarship programme at the University of Cambridge was established in 2010 under the patronage of Dmitry Firtash. The programme aims to provide talented, active Ukrainian youth with the opportunity to complete a one-year Master’s Degree without financial burden at one of the world’s most prestigious universities. The scholarship covers tuition and accommodation costs at the University. Additional financial aid is available for visa...

The Ukrainian Studies programme at the University of Cambridge

The Ukrainian Studies programme at the University of Cambridge

The programme was established in 2008 in the Department of Slavonic Studies at the University of Cambridge by a generous benefaction to the University’s endowment by the Firtash family, Dmytro and Lada Firtash. The endowment generates an annual income that ensures that the programme will exist in perpetuity and that Ukrainian culture and society will be studied at Cambridge for many generations to come. The programme aims to enhance and raise public...

Restoration of the Yuri Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University

Restoration of the Yuri Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University

 The Firtash Foundation has assigned UAH 8 million to the restoration of the Yuri Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University. In 2012, UNESCO included the institution in its list of World Heritage Sites. Indeed, the university is one of the most important architectural structures of the Bukovyna region and in all of Ukraine. The buildings were designed by Czech architect and scholar Josef Hlavka in 1860 to be used as the future residence of the Metropolitan...

"Days of Ukraine in The United Kingdom"

"Days of Ukraine in The United Kingdom"

 The festival of the Ukrainian Culture first happened in October 2013. Ukrainian Days in Great Britain presented the British an excellent opportunity to learn about the European Ukraine – the country with great potential and rich history. The project is designed to improve the general perception of our country abroad, to create a positive image of Ukraine as European country with rich heritage and thriving modern culture. As part of this...

Support The Festival of Malanka in Chernivtsi

Support The Festival of Malanka in Chernivtsi

The Malanka Festival is a traditional folk fest celebrated in Bukovina, usually as street festivities with music, dance, pageants, songs and demonstration of various costumes.

During this fest you can see a street pageant of people dressed in the costumes of Malanka, Vasiliy, the goat, the gypsies, the cranes, bears and even some new characters, right next to you. In the recent times new costumes and elements were added to the traditional set.

Firtash Foundation has also...