ASC Faculty Grants Form

Use this webform to apply for Asian Studies Small Grants, China Studies Research Travel Grants, Korea Studies Research Travel Grants, and Research in Japan Grants. Please review the application procedure here before applying.

Applicants whose data has not been updated since January 1, 2013, must submit updated profile and CV data electronically. Submit profile and CV data at (log in with your Pitt username/password).

Faculty who do not update their profile and CV will not be eligible for UCIS and Asian Studies Center funding, including Hewlitt awards, GAP grants, or ASC faculty grants.

All research involving interventions or interactions with individuals, or the collection of identifiable private information concerning living individuals, requires prospective Institutional Review Board (IRB) approval. Grantees are responsible for obtaining IRB approval when required, and must provide documentation of IRB approval before a grant can be awarded. For further information, check the IRB website at

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If no, provide details in project narrative about plans to obtain approval before project start.