Call for Applications: Publication Grant for IAHR Book Series “The Study of Religion in a Global Context”

We are pleased to announce that the IAHR has launched the IAHR Book Series Publication Grant. The IAHR makes publication expenses available up to 6000 per year to publish open access. The funds can only be used to pay the fees for publishing open access (monographs or collected volumes) in the IAHR Book Series “The Study of Religion in a Global Context”. For more information on the IAHR Book Series, CLICK HERE.

The grant can be converted to a Language Editing Grant for publications in the IAHR Book Series.

Applicants exclusively from countries and territories eligible to receive official development assistance (ODA) are entitled to apply for the IAHR Book Series Publication Grant. Grantees will have to organize an international webinar on their publication. For a list of eligible countries, CLICK HERE.

Applications should be sent to the IAHR Book Series Managing Editor, Prof. Alexandra Grieser ( For more information, please contact:

Collaborative International Research Grants

A group of IAHR members, if one of them is also a member of the American Academy of Religion, can apply for this grant. (All individual members of IAHR member associations and societies are "IAHR members.")

Deadline is October 1.
For details, visit AAR's CIRG page.

Travel Grants

The host of an IAHR Quinquennial World Congress usually offers partial travel grants to participants from weak currency countries.

In addition, the IAHR modestly covers travel fees of delegates to IAHR International Committee meetings. Please check our e-Bulletin Supplements and Calls for the meetings.

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Please consider donating to the IAHR in order to support and ensure the continuous development of the academic study of religions.

The IAHR is not registered officially as a charity in the US or Canada, meaning that donations do not qualify as tax exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. However, there are possibilities to donate and to get tax benefits for citizen of several European countries through “Transnational Giving Europe” (TGE). Persons interested to make a donation are encouraged to directly contact our Treasurer.