Funding Opportunities

In each of the three areas described above, the MacMillan Center seeks support, with a high level of flexibility, as follows:

  • Professorship – endowment for an outstanding senior faculty member

    $5 million
  • Teaching Fund – endowment to support young faculty or senior fellow

$3 million
  • Research Fund – endowment for faculty collaboration with colleagues at African Institutions
    $100,000 and up  

  • Student Exchange Fund – endowment for student exchanges with institutions in the Middle East and North Africa
    $100,000 and up
  • Teaching technology and innovation fund – endowment for innovative and technology based language and other courses with partners in the Middle East and North Africa

    $100,000 and up
  • Core Middle East Studies funds – endowment to be used as seed and/or as matching funds for initiatives and allocated to priority needs

$100,000 and up