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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AIPS Funded Lecture on Islamic Banking and Finance

Lecture Title: Islamic Banking and Finance in Praxis: Pakistan as a Case Study
Speaker: Imam Uddin (DHA Suffa University Karachi)

10 am, Monday, April 6, 2015, MARC Pavilion, Florida International University-Modesto Maidique Campus

Karachi Literature Festival

AIPS awarded an international travel grant to Dr. Sean Pue, Michigan State University AIPS Representative, to attend the Karachi Literature Festival. Please see Dr. Pue's blog on the event!

Sean's blog


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.