About the Program

The goal of the EURECA program is to enhance the research and entrepreneurial capacity of Russian universities through the implementation of new models of research and technological cooperation between Russian and US universities.

The EURECA program is funded by the U.S.-Russian Foundation for Economic Advancement and the Rule of Law (USRF).  The program is also supported by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation.

Presently under the main phase of the EURECA program Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod – National Research University  implements the project “Development of UNN Model Innovation Ecosystem, Its Enhancement, Dissemination, and Entry to the Market”

The aim of this project is to develop and enhance UNN as a model of a market-oriented entrepreneurial university, to support and strengthen its mutually beneficial relations with leading US universities, and to disseminate the outcomes of the project among other Russian universities.

Project Partners

   NNGU_Logo_PNG Lobachevsky State University of Nizhni Novgorod – National Research University, Russia
 pnipu Perm National Research Polytechnic University (Russia)
university-of-maryland-01 University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA


Purdue University, West-Lafayette, IN, USA