Grants program calls for proposals [MENA]

Posted on Aug 17, 2021 in Media Entrepreneurship

Journalists, researchers and activists whose work focuses on Arab societies can apply for this program. 

Funded by the International Development Research Centre (IDRC), the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundationthe Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) is accepting submissions for its grants program on the theme of "Health and livelihoods in the Arab region: wellbeing, vulnerability and conflict."

Grants of US$20,000 will be available to individual researchers, up to US$35,000 for teams of researchers and US$50,000 for institutions.

Grants are intended to support a maximum of 18 months for individuals and teams from June 15, 2022 to Dec. 15, 2023, and a maximum of 24 months for collectives and institutions starting June 2021 to June 2024.

The deadline is Nov. 23.