November 16, 2023

The UW – University of Ljubljana Scholars Exchange Committee is now accepting applications to visit the University of Ljubljana (Slovenia) during the 2024 calendar year!

Since 1984, the UW – University of Ljubljana Scholars Exchange has supported productive collaborations involving faculty from nearly all disciplines, including departments in the College Arts and Sciences, Built Environments, Business, Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Law, Medicine, Nursing, and Social Work.  Open to faculty, other academic personnel and Ph.D. candidates from any UW campus, college, school, or academic program, participants in this exchange spend 2-4 weeks in Ljubljana, during which time they give lectures, interact with Slovene students, and collaborate with Slovene faculty colleagues in their field of specialization.  

 Please share this reminder with faculty and Ph.D. candidates in your department or program and encourage them to apply! The application deadline for the 2024 UW-University of Ljubljana Scholars Exchange has been extended to Monday, December 18, 2024.

 More information about the exchange, including application guidelines and a list of participants since 2011, is available here:

 You and your program’s interested faculty or PhD candidates may direct any questions to


 Michael Biggins

Chair, UW-U of Ljubljana Scholars Exchange Committee

Department of Slavic Languages & Literatures

University of Washington, Box 354335

Seattle, WA 98195-4335