Welcome to AABS

The Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies

The AABS promotes research and education in Baltic Studies by sponsoring meetings and conferences, supporting publications, sustaining a program of scholarships, grants, and prizes, and disseminating news of current interest in Baltic Studies.

Apply now: AABS Grants and fellowships

The AABS is now accepting proposals for Birnitis, Grundmanis, Saltups, Emerging Scholars, and Dissertation grants and fellowships for academic year 2021-2022.

Awards: $4,000–$21,000

Deadline: February 1, 2021

Upcoming Conference

CBSE 2021

June 3–5, 2021

Uppsala, Sweden

Latest Conference News

AABS 2020 Conference Student Travel Grants

AABS is accepting applications for 2020 Conference Student Travel Grants. Currently enrolled graduate and undergraduate students who have been accepted to present at the 2020 AABS Conference at...

Announcements

BALSSI 2021 application deadline January 29, 2021

BALSSI 2021 application deadline January 29, 2021

Indiana University’s Summer Language Workshop is proud to host the 2021 Baltic Studies Summer Institute (BALSSI), a cooperative project of the Baltic Languages Consortium and the Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies, offering intensive Estonian, Latvian,...

Weary Sun: Tango in Eastern Europe and Soviet Russia

Weary Sun: Tango in Eastern Europe and Soviet Russia

My new project is a history of tango in interwar Eastern Europe and Russia. At the heart of this history is Riga’s cosmopolitan community of musicians, performers, and poets, bohemians from across Europe and escapees from the Russian Revolution. Thanks to the support...

Journal of Baltic Studies 51-4 Available Now

Journal of Baltic Studies 51-4 Available Now

The fourth 2020 issue of Journal of Baltic Studies (Vol 51, Issue 4) is now available online. The issue contains articles on the political space and party competition in post-communist Lithuania; the engagement of the diaspora in Latvia’s economic development;...

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