Crown Center for Middle East Studies

Research and Study Grants

Call for Applications: The summer/fall 2023 application cycle for Brandeis undergraduate and graduate student research grants is now open.

The maximum grant award is $5,000. Unsure if your project or idea is eligible? Just ask us! Email us your questions at

Recipients must confirm their acceptance of the award within 10 days of notification.


Grant funds may be used for the following purposes:

  • Research expenses

  • Supporting an internship
  • Study of a Middle Eastern Language

  • Study of relevant Middle East topics

Grant funds can not be applied toward the purchase of durable equipment such as audio/video equipment, laptop computers, etc.

Application Information