American Overseas Research Centers Grants from Dept of Education provides funding to establish or operate overseas research centers that promote postgraduate research, exchanges, and area studies. March 15 is the application deadline. The grants may be used to pay for all or a portion of the cost of establishing or operating a center or program. Costs may include faculty and staff stipends and salaries; faculty, staff, and student travel; operation and maintenance of overseas facilities; teaching and research materials; the acquisition, maintenance, and preservation of library collections; travel for visiting scholars and faculty members who are teaching or conducting research; preparation for and management of conferences; and the publication and dissemination of material for the scholars and general public.
For further information: http://www.ed.gov/programs/iegpsaorc/index.html and http://www.ed.gov/programs/iegpsaorc/gtepiegpsaorc.pdf