Applications for AIFIS grants are now closed. To help those interested in applying in the future we have kept the guidelines for our last grant cycle listed below. If you would like to receive updates about our grants or other offerings please subscribe to our monthly newsletter by sending an email to aifis@aifis.org.

GRANTS FOR AMERICAN CITIZENS

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

Research grants are available for American scholars and funding is provided by The Henry Luce Foundation. 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. 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 aifis@aifis.org with a copy to isabella.tirtowalujo@aifis.org.

Application Materials and Instructions

GRANTS FOR INDONESIAN CITIZENS

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

Research grants are available for American scholars and funding is provided by The Henry Luce Foundation. 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 aifis@aifis.org with a copy to isabella.tirtowalujo@aifis.org.

Application Materials and Instructions

AIFIS fellows Dr. Achmad Munjid and Brian Arnold working together at the AIFIS office at the Kahin Center on the Cornell University campus in Ithaca, NY.

AIFIS fellows Dr. Achmad Munjid and Brian Arnold working together at the AIFIS office at the Kahin Center on the Cornell University campus in Ithaca, NY.