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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AIPS New Programs 2012-13!

AIPS is proud to announce five new programs! For the success of these programs, we encourage AIPS Member Institutes and AIPS Individual Members to apply for any of the programs we are offering.

CAORC Multi-Country Research Fellowship

Multi-Country Research Grant - Applications being accepted!

2012-2013 Cycle

AIPS Book Prize 2012-13

The American Institute of Pakistan Studies is soliciting books (single authored monographs, no edited volumes) published during the last three years, or nearly published books (galleys must be available)nfor the annual AIPS book prize.

AIPS Spring 2012 Newsletter

The AIPS Spring 2012 Newsletter is now online! Please click here to read about the recent AIPS events, conferences, workshops, and fellowships.


AIPS-HEC Foreign Faculty Program

AIPS is pleased to announce the AIPS-HEC US Faculty Short-Term Hiring Program:

The Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC) and AIPS have agreed to constitute a program titled “AIPS-HEC—US-Faculty Short Term Hiring Program” in the fields of social sciences and humanities.