General applications are now closed for AY 2022-2023 micro-grants. See above for information about a special Israel@75 microgrant opportunity, open through May 2023. Subscribe to AEN’s newsletter for updates on when the AY 2023-2024 micro-grant cycle will open.
Micro-grants of up-to $3,000 are aimed to support AEN members who wish to develop educational or professional development initiatives for their campus that further AEN’s mission. Initiatives may be aimed at:
AEN members have used micro-grants to organize symposia on contemporary Israel, bring prominent speakers on academic freedom and free speech to campus (in-person or virtually), develop coursework on Zionism and Israel, subvent publications on BDS and anti-Zionism in the academy, and host relevant film festivals and lecture series. We will be pleased to work with members, at their request, to develop relevant programming.
In 2022-23, AEN is especially interested in funding projects which focus on:
We also particularly welcome applications from junior faculty members.
The micro-grant application form is closed. Please subscribe to our newsletter below to get updates on when the micro-grant application form will open for AY 2023-2024.
For questions regarding the micro-grants program, please contact AEN at firstname.lastname@example.org.