AIFIS provides Fellowships for both American and Indonesian scholarships.  Grant cycles change periodically and resources become available, so please check in to learn about more opportunities as they are made available.  The Fellowships can be very competitive.  Please contact AIFIS directly if you have any questions about the application process at fellowships@aifis.org.

 

AIFIS/Henry Luce Foundation Grants for american scholars

The American Institute for Indonesian Studies (AIFIS) invites applications from American and Indonesian scholars who wish to conduct research across the field of contemporary and traditional Indonesian studies.

Research grants of $6,000 (for each awardee) are available for American scholars. Funds may be applied towards travel, accommodation and support, or research activities in Indonesia.

These small grants are designed to foster new collaboration between Indonesian and American scholars and to raise existing collaborations to a new level by stimulating small cooperative projects in all fields of Indonesian studies, including the sciences, planning, agriculture, history, the arts, etc. Funding is provided by The Henry Luce Foundation. For further information and to request the application form, as well as submit an application, please read the “Application Instructions” (below) or contact the American Institute for Indonesian Studies (AIFIS), Kahin Center for Advanced Studies on Southeast Asia, 640 Stewart Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14850 at fellowships@aifis.org

Application Instructions

AIFS/Henry Luce Foundation Grants for Indonesian Scholars

The American Institute for Indonesian Studies (AIFIS) invites applications from American and Indonesian scholars who wish to conduct research across the field of contemporary and traditional Indonesian studies.

For Indonesian scholars, research grants of $7,000 (for each awardee) are available. Funds are available exclusively to support travel to the United States for the purpose of collaborating with a researcher (graduate student, faculty, or other affiliate) at a U.S. institution of higher learning. They are designed to cover travel, accommodation, and support for the Indonesian researcher while in the United States. Collaboration with an American partner is essential for these grants.

These small grants are designed to foster new collaboration between Indonesian and American scholars and to raise existing collaborations to a new level by stimulating small cooperative projects in all fields of Indonesian studies, including the sciences, planning, agriculture, history, the arts, etc. Funding is provided by The Henry Luce Foundation. For further information and to request the application form, as well as submit an application, please read the “Application Instructions” (below) or contact the American Institute for Indonesian Studies (AIFIS), Kahin Center for Advanced Studies on Southeast Asia, 640 Stewart Avenue, Ithaca, NY 14850 at fellowships@aifis.org

Application Instructions