Awards, Research & Travel Grants

2016FlyerResearch Grants Program

To stimulate new and diverse lines of discourse about the Middle East and Africa, ASMEA’s Research Grants Program will support research on topics that deserved greater attention. For a list of topic areas supported please click here. Grants of up to $2500 will be awarded to qualified applicants. The deadline for grant submissions was April 1, 2016. ASMEA is no longer accepting applications for the Research Grant program.

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Moroccan Studies Research Grants

ASMEA and the Moroccan-American Cultural Center (MACC) are pleased to offer research grants for scholars and students whose focus is the Kingdom of Morocco. Grants of up to $2500 will be awarded to qualified applicants. The deadline for grant submissions was March 15, 2016. ASMEA is no longer accepting applications for the Moroccan Studies Research Grant.

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Conference Travel Grants

The ASMEA Travel Grant Program is for interested Ph.D. students, post-Docs, and junior faculty studying any facet of the Middle East and Africa region. Funds provided through this program may be used to cover expenses associated with attending the ASMEA Annual Conference. The deadline for grant submissions was March 25, 2016. ASMEA is no longer accepting applications for the Travel Grant Program.

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Conference Awards

Each year at the annual conference ASMEA selects winners for best paper prizes in the categories of Middle East, Africa, and Student.

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