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Thursday, March 14, 2013

6th Annual ASMEA Conference


6th Annual ASMEA Conference

Tides of Change: Looking Back and Forging Ahead
in the Middle East & Africa

November 21-23, 2013 
Key Bridge Marriott Hotel * Washington, D.C.

We are pleased to announce a new travel grant of up to $500 to professors and students who wish to attend our upcoming 6th Annual Conference. 

To apply for the ASMEA Travel Grant:

•           Applicants must be engaged in ongoing study of the Middle East or Africa and enrolled in a Ph.D. program (preferably with M.A. complete), or serve in a post-doc capacity, or serve as a visiting/ adjunct/ assistant professor teaching a minimum of two courses per semester

•           Each grant may be used to cover hotel, conference registration, transportation, and related costs.

•           Applications must be accompanied by a paper proposal for the conference. Paper proposals must be relevant to the regions of study and represent new and un-published research. Students may submit research poster proposals.

•           Professors/post-docs must submit a brief letter of reference from their department chair. Students must submit proof of enrollment.

•           Applicants must be members of ASMEA at the time the award is made.

•           The application deadline is April 30.

For questions about ASMEA, the travel grants, or the Annual Conference, please do not hesitate to contact us at 202-429-8860 or

 Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa

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