Events

2018 Annual Meeting, Nov 17-20

Mark your calendars for the 2018 Annual Meeting! Plan to join your colleagues in Denver November 17-20. Register Now!

2019 Regional Meetings

Open Calls for Papers:

Eastern International Region
(
CFP Deadline: Feb. 1, 2019)

Mid-Atlantic Region
(CFP Deadline: Dec. 1, 2018)

Midwestern Region
(CFP Deadline: Oct. 20, 2018)

Rocky Mountain-Great Plains Region
(CFP Deadline: Oct. 26, 2018)

Southeastern Region
(CFP Deadline: Oct. 1, 2018)

Southwest Region
(CFP Deadline: Oct. 15, 2018)

Western Region
(CFP Deadline: Oct. 1, 2018)

Open Registration:

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AAR Grants & Awards Programs

Each year, the AAR awards tens of thousands of dollars to members in the form of grants, including those to support research, regional development, and access to the Annual Meeting. In addition to grant funding, the AAR annually awards thousands of dollarsto recognize exceptionalscholars and teachers. Grant recipients and award winners are acknowledged each year in AAR publications and through Annual Meeting events and special topicsforums. Jurors for the grant and award programs adhere to the AAR’s policies and rules governing issues of conflict of interest, confidentiality, and notification and publicity procedures.

AAR GRANT PROGRAMS

AAR AWARD PROGRAMS

2018 Grant and Award Programs Calendar

AAR GRANTS and FELLOWSHIPS 2018 Program Cycle Submission Deadlines Expected Notification Dates
Annual Meeting Travel Grants Month of April Mid-April May 2018
Annual Meeting Religion and the Arts Travel Grant Month of April Mid-April May 2018
Collaborative International Research Grants May 1 - October 1 October 1, 2018 January 31, 2019
Graduate Student Grant Awards
International Dissertation Research Grants
August 15 - December 1 December 1, 2018 March 1, 2019
Graduate Student Grant Awards
Selva J. Raj Endowed Fellowship
August 15 - December 1 December 1, 2018 March 1, 2019
Regional Development Grants January 1 - June 1 June 1, 2018 September 1, 2018
Research Grants - Individual May 1 - August 1 August 1, 2018 December 31, 2018
Research Grants - Collaborative May 1 - August 1 August 1, 2018 December 31, 2018

 

AAR AWARDS Nomination Deadlines Expected Announcement Date
Book Awards February 10, 2018 September 2018
Excellence in Teaching Award August 1, 2018 January 2019
Journalism Awards March 6, 2018 June 2018
Martin E. Marty Public Understanding
of Religion Award
January 25, 2018 July 2018
Ray L. Hart Service Award    
Religion and the Arts Award February 1, 2018 June 2018