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Workshop or Co-Sponsorship of Conference in Pakistan

AIPS has funds to support a workshop or co-sponsorship of a conference in Pakistan. The budget can fund travel for US-based scholars or can be used to assist a university in organizing a conference/workshop. This workshop must be collaborative with a local academic institution in Pakistan.

In order to be eligible for these awards the applicant must be affiliated with an AIPS Institutional Member

This award is funded through a grant from the Council of American Overseas Research Centers.

*No independent research or trips to other locations for business reasons should be conducted by workshop organizers as a part of these workshops.

*Please note that the award will be with your institution, not you as an individual.

To apply:

Submit a one-page proposal to AIPS that includes the following information:

  • Title and theme of workshop/conference
  • Faculty member information from AIPS Member Institution (short bio or CV)
  • Pakistani university, plus information on specific Pakistani faculty members involved in the workshop
  • Workshop/conference program or agenda
  • Proposed workshop dates
  • Proposed budget
  • If the proposing institution is not an AIPS member, an application for AIPS Institutional Membership must be received and approved before an proposal can be submitted for this grant.

Budget varies: $6,000-$10,000, depending on budget needs

Send complete proposal to:


All AIPS Conference/Workshop applications will be reviewed on a quarterly basis. Applications must be received by 11:59pm CST. The AIPS Review Committee will make all awarding decisions.

• Round 1: December 1
• Round 2: February 1
• Round 3: May 1
• Round 4: August 1