The South Asia Institute offers two grants to support the work of Harvard University Faculty on fields related to South Asia.
Types of Funding:
Short term, travel grants for work in fields related to South Asia
These grants average from $2,000-$5,000 and are intended to support travel to the South Asia region.
Application Deadline for 2016-2017 academic year grants: March 2, 2016
SAI – Aman Foundation Grant for work in fields related to Pakistan
Faculty will receive up to $10,000 in funding for original research in Pakistan. This funding can cover some costs associated with research at Harvard, but must also support travel to Pakistan for in-region research.
Eligible faculty must:
Proposals of no more than five pages, including a bibliography, research agenda or methodology, detailed budget, and cover page should be submitted to:
Nora Maginn, firstname.lastname@example.org
South Asia Institute
Attn: Faculty Funding
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Candidates will be notified of decisions by mid- April. Faculty grant recipients will be expected to provide a brief report upon completion of their project summarizing the work made possible by this grant.