Awards, Research & Travel Grants

Research Grants Program

Flyer ImageTo stimulate new and diverse lines of discourse about the Middle East and Africa, ASMEA’s Research Grants Program seeks to support research on topics that deserve greater attention. The topic areas and sub-topics listed are intended as a guide for participants and constitutes the types of subjects that ASMEA intends to support in this program. Applicants may submit paper proposals on any topic as long as it is relevant to the topic areas outlined and is new and original research.

The ASMEA Research Grant Program is for  qualified professors and students engaged in the study of the Middle East and Africa. The deadline for grant submission was March 2, 2015; ASMEA is no longer accepting applications.

View the 2015 Research Grants Program

View 2014 Winners
View 2008-09 Program and Winners

Moroccan Studies Research Grants

ASMEA and the Moroccan-American Cultural Center (MACC) are pleased to offer research grants for scholars and students whose research is focused on the Moroccan Culture, History, Religion, and Society. Grants of up to $2500 will be awarded to qualified applicants.

The deadline for grant submission was March 2, 2015; ASMEA is no longer accepting applications.

View the 2015 Moroccan Studies Research Grants Program

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.

View the 2015 Conference Travel Grant Program

View Past Winners

Conference Awards

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

View Past Winners