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Conference and Workshop Organization BOBST-AUB COLLABORATIVE INITIATIVE

​​​​​FAS professorial-rank faculty members are invited to submit proposals for funding to organize a conference at AUB on topics in Anthropology, Economics, Education, Gender, Media Studies, Public Health, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, or other related fields. The grant may potentially be used to invite speakers and discussants within and outside the AUB community.​ Bobst-AUB has limited funding for this opportunity, and applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

​​​​​​Eligibility: FAS professorial-rank faculty members. Priority will be given to junior faculty and first-time applicants.

Budget: Up to $5,000

Application ​materials: Apply online. Please upload in PDF a proposal (1-2 pages) including the anticipated budget for air travel (if applicable), accommodation (if applicable), honoraria, and a meal event with the speaker.

Application deadline: February 1, May 1, and October 1, annually



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