The Afaf Kanafani Prize Details

DEADLINE: May 17th, 2017
ELIGIBILITY: UC Berkeley undergraduate and graduate students

The Afaf Kanafani Prize is awarded to UC Berkeley students whose academic work focuses on women in the Arab World.

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship Details

DEADLINE: January 31st, 2017
ELIGIBILITY: UC Berkeley graduate and undergraduate students. In some cases, non-UC Berkeley students may apply for summer fellowships

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships provide funding to students to encourage the study of critical and less commonly taught foreign languages in combination with area studies, international studies, or international aspects of professional studies.

The Al-Falah Program in Islamic Studies Details

DEADLINE: February 3rd, 2017
ELIGIBILITY: UC Berkeley graduate and undergraduate students, faculty, and affiliates

The Al-Falah Program in Islamic Studies support research, teaching, and outreach projects that focus on building academic and cultural bridges between the United States and the Middle East and broader Islamic world.

The Sultan Program in Arab Studies Details

DEADLINE: February 3rd, 2017
ELIGIBILITY: UC Berkeley graduate students, undergraduates, faculty, and affiliates

The Sultan Program in Arab Studies supports teaching, research, and public outreach on topics related to the Arab and Arab-Islamic world, with the overarching goal of promoting a deeper understanding of this important region at UC Berkeley and beyond. Grants are awarded to support graduate and undergraduate research, and other scholarly initiatives.

Andrew Mellon Foundation Conference & Research Grants Details

DEADLINE: April 3rd, 2017
ELIGIBILITY: UC Berkeley graduate students, faculty, and lecturers

Andrew Mellon Foundation grants cover the cost of travel for conference presentations, modern Middle Eastern language study, dissertation research, or faculty projects.

Stevens Scholar Program Details

DEADLINE: October 31st, 2016
ELIGIBILITY: UC Berkeley undergraduate and graduate students

The Stevens Scholar Program is made possible by the Ambassador J. Christopher Stevens Fund for Middle Eastern Studies, and supports research and travel by graduate and undergraduate students who demonstrate a high level of distinction in Middle Eastern Studies.