Welcome to AIPS

The American Institute of Pakistan Studies (AIPS), established in 1973, is a bi-national research and education organization with a mission to promote academic study of Pakistan in the US and to encourage scholarly exchange between the US and Pakistan.

It is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt, autonomous organization and a member of the Council of American Overseas Research Centers.

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Call for Abstracts - AIPS Grad Student Conference

AIPS is pleased to be announcing a call for abstracts for an AIPS-sponsored graduate student conference on Thursday, October 22nd in Madison, Wisconsin, just one day before the Annual Conference on South Asia.

Information and application materials can be found here.


AIPS Announces Summer Research Grant

For eligibility and application instructions, please click "read more".

AIPS Spring 2015 Newsletter!

The 2015 AIPS newsletter is hot off the press! Thanks to all AIPS members and staff who made this newsletter possible!

AIPS Book Prize Announced: Call for Submissions

AIPS is now accepting applications for the 2014-15 AIPS Book Prize! Deadline for submissions will be May 1, 2015.

Please click here for submission details.

AIPS Book Prize Awarded!

It is with great pleasure that AIPS awards the 2013-14 AIPS Book Prize to Cabeiri deBergh Robinson, Associate Professor of International Studies & South Asian Studies at the University of Washington, for her book, Body of Victim, Body of Warrior: Refugee Families and the Making of Kashmiri Jihadists.