BAAS supports its members and the wider American Studies community through a variety of funding streams, most notably the BAAS Development Fund.
BAAS Development Fund
The BAAS Development Fund supports activities relating to American Studies research, pedagogy, or career development; and the development of networks or other organisations that support American Studies scholars in the UK. BAAS has access to these funds through membership subscriptions, publication income, and particular grants-in-aid from other sources.Find Out More
BAAS / US Embassy Small Grants Programme
The British Association for American Studies, supported by the United States Embassy, London, offers small grants for cultural, educational and outreach activities that will foster American Studies and lead to a more accurate and constructive understanding of the United States in the United Kingdom.Find Out More
BAAS Funding Guide
This guide is for both applicants and grantees of BAAS’s various grants programmes, including the BAAS Development Fund, the BAAS/US Embassy Small Grants Programme, and BAAS Awards. The guide is governed by our principles of equality, diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and accessibility. Similarly, as BAAS is a charity, our funding guidance is designed with value for money in mind so that BAAS funds can be used to support as many of our members and activities as possible.Find Out More