Call for Proposals: AAA Community Engagement Grants

AAA Community Engagement Grants offers two $1,000 grants for AAA sections to support events that engage communities and extend Anthropology’s reach beyond the annual meeting. There are no restrictions on the kind of event that may be proposed, but the funds must be used only for rental of off-site space in the annual meeting host city or for an honorarium for a community leader. The event must be open to all AAA meeting attendees.

Please provide a proposal including the following information to Kim Baker, AAA Manager, Organizational Governance ( by March 28 2017.

Event Name:
Proposed By:
Proposed Location:
Community Partners:
Contact Person at Event Site:
Section Contact[s], and Section Treasurer:

Description of the event (no more than 200 words). Indicate how the event will contribute to our ability to engage local communities, enrich the annual meeting, or build partnerships with local organizations.
Funds Requested:

Grant proposals must be submitted through one of the 40 sections of the AAA, and will be reviewed by the AAA Section Assembly Executive Committee at its spring meeting.

Questions? Contact Carolyn Lesorogol , AAA Section Assembly Executive and AAA Executive Board Member ( ) or Kim Baker ( )