Activities in the American Center support the following themes:

  • U.S.-Russia International Relations

  • STEAM – Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math
  • Innovation
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Journalism and Communication
  • Business and Entrepreneurship
  • Civil Society and Volunteering
  • English Language
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health and Sports
  • Creative Expression

Programs can be in the following formats:

  • Lectures and presentations

  • Informal discussions
  • Workshops and hands-on classes
  • Debates
  • Panel discussions, round tables
  • Technology showcases
  • Performances (music, dance, demonstrations)
  • Networking events
  • Film screenings
  • Web conferences
  • Exhibitions

We are always looking for partners and volunteers who can help us further our goals of promoting open dialogue and cross-cultural exchange. The proposed programs should be non-commercial, non-profit and non-partisan. All events in the American Center must be free of charge for all attendees. Alumni of U.S. Government sponsored programs are encouraged to use the American Center to share their U.S. experiences and develop the projects they implement upon their return to Russia.  The American Center welcomes cross-cultural events and aims at strengthening international cooperation and facilitating people-to-people connections. Tell us about the program you have in mind by completing our Program Proposal Form! 

To help facilitate your program, the American Center can provide:

A comfortable, flexible venue;
Logistical support;
Technology (projector, laptops, screen, audio- and video equipment, interpretation equipment, 3D printer) and basic tech support;
Promotional support through America Center’s networks, including an audience of dynamic emerging leaders; and
Access to the Internet and online resources.


We do not provide:

  • External equipment set-up

  • Bulk printing and copying;
  • Expendable supplies for participants (notebooks, pens, etc.)
  • Funding for programming and workshop supplies; or
  • Travel costs.