Asian American Studies Funding Opportunities

The Program in American Studies is proud to announce the availability of the Eric Pai Asian American Studies Student Research Fund.

This fund encourages and supports original research in the field of Asian American studies and is open to undergraduates and graduate students in all Princeton University departments. Proposed research should directly contribute to senior theses, junior papers, or other course-related projects, or Ph.D. dissertations.

Undergraduates should apply online at SAFE.

There are two distinct opportunities posted, one for senior theses and one for all other projects.

Graduate students should email a request, containing a budget and a project description, to Professor of English and Director of American Studies Anne Cheng (, with a copy to American Studies Program Manager Judith Ferszt (