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Islamic Studies Program Funding Opportunities for IU Faculty and Graduate Students

The Islamic Studies Program is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications from IU faculty and graduate students for (a.) Faculty Grant-in-Aid Awards to support faculty travel, research, subventions for scholarly manuscripts, etc.; and (b.) Graduate Student Travel Awards to support graduate student travel to conferences or for field work.

For Faculty Grand-in-Aid Awards Information:
For Graduate Student Travel Awards information:

Awards will be based on need and relevance of the project to Islamic Studies (broadly defined).

Application deadline: October 5, 2016, for funds to be spent between October 15, 2016 and April 1, 2017.

Faculty Eligibility: All tenured, tenure-track and visiting faculty (including lecturers and professors of practice) with full-time appointments and multi-year contracts on the Bloomington campus are eligible. Faculty in other Indiana University campuses, full-time faculty on research appointments, one-year visiting faculty, as well as retirees are ineligible.

Student Eligibility: All graduate students in good standing at IU Bloomington are eligible and encouraged to apply, although preference will be given to doctoral students.

To apply: please complete and submit the relevant attached form (faculty / graduate student) together with supporting documents as indicated in the application form. Send your application either electronically to or by mail to:
Islamic Studies Program
GISB 2022
355 North Jordan Ave.
Bloomington, IN 47405-1105