The Muslim Philanthropy Initiative (MPI) Emerging Scholars Award of up to $1,000 will be given to applicants annually to support the next generation of scholars and practitioners specializing in the field of Muslim philanthropy and civil society. A total of $10,000 will be available through the MPI Emerging Scholars Award.
Applications will open on September 1 and will be considered on a rolling basis. Award recipients will be notified within three weeks of their application. Funds can be used to present at an academic conference, for data collection, or other research-related uses.
Selected scholars will be required to submit a one-page report on the use of funds and do a virtual presentation for the MPI research team within 12 months of being awarded funds.