Welcome to AIPS

The American Institute of Pakistan Studies (AIPS), established in 1973, is a bi-national research and education organization with a mission to promote academic study of Pakistan in the US and to encourage scholarly exchange between the US and Pakistan.

It is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt, autonomous organization and a member of the Council of American Overseas Research Centers.

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The Second International Conference on Karachi

You are invited to 
The Second International Conference on Karachi
21-23 November 2014
In Support of: I AM KARACHI

The Occult, translated by Muhammad Umar Memon

Announcing a new publication from AIPS member, Dr. Muhammad Umar Memon.

The Occult, translated by Muhammad Umar Memon

New Partnerships Institutions Awarded Embassy Grants

The US Embassy in Pakistan has awarded grants to two new University Partnership institutions in Pakistan: National College of Arts Lahore and University of the Punjab.

NCA Lahore:

University of the Punjab:

2013-14 Annual Report

AIPS has had a very accomplished year! We are excited to share with you the 2013-14 AIPS Annual Report. Please visit the AIPS Annual Report page, or see attached, to read about our funded fellows, travel grantees, supported conferences, and more!

2015-16 AIPS Fellowship Applications Now Open!

AIPS is now accepting applications for 2015 Short-Term and 2015-16 Long-Term Fellowships! The Deadline for both applications is: January 1, 2015 at 11:59 PM (CST).

Short-Term Fellowship: AIPS is delighted to announce another round of Short-Term Fellowships is now open for applications! **Please note that due to the grant deadline, travel must be completed or nearly completed by August 31st, 2015.