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 Proposals: THAAP Conference 2022

After a forced hiatus of two years due to the pandemic THAAP has decided to hold the 11th International THAAP Conference - 2022, in November 2022 on the following theme: Archaeology and Living Cultural Legacy of Harappa Civilization. Read the full Call for Proposals here. 

Suhail Zaheer Lari Memorial Fellowship Fund

AIPS and the Suhail Zaheer Lari Memorial Fellowship Fund support scholars to conduct research on Sindh through our Fellowships and Short-Term Research Grants. The recipients should be pre-doctoral or post-doctoral scholars of South Asia and members of AIPS. Interested individuals can apply for this opportunity through an AIPS Fellowship (before 2/1/22) or AIPS Short-Term Research Grant (before 2/15/22).

Last call for 2022 AIPS Book Prize Submissions!

Book submissions are due to AIPS on Monday, January 10. Still interested in submitting your recently published book for consideration? See the AIPS Book Prize page and fill out our submission form to confirm your eligibility today.

Announcing the AIPS Resource Library

The American Institute of Pakistan Studies is excited to announce the AIPS Resource Library (ARL), a new effort we've been working on to consolidate Pakistan-related, open-access publications and materials on one central site. Our ARL currently houses over 100 publications and is continuing to grow. To navigate the library, click on "Browse Resources," where all entries can be sorted by topic and subdiscipline, as while as by region, if applicable.

AIPS on LinkedIn

AIPS is now on LinkedIn! Connect with us and learn more about all that AIPS has to offer! https://www.linkedin.com/company/aips-pakistanstudies