General Guidelines for Grants--Grants are earmarked for direct personal professional development, i.e., attendance at an MAEA conference, membership in MAEA/NAEA, research, creative work, publications, etc. --The Projects Grant is generally to encourage new work, but work already begun will be considered.--Funding will not be offered for projects geared solely to educational activities, supplies or materials, which should be funded by your institution.--Grants will be awarded based on current amounts of funds available. --Funding requests for meals, books or lodging will not be honored.--The grant will be awarded to MAEA members only. Exception for individuals seeking membership provided through the grant.
Guidelines for Grant Disbursement--The grant will not exceed $300.--The timeline for when the grant is awarded is dependent on the individual grants. Look to specific grants for the timelines.--The grant will be awarded by the MAEA Executive Board who are not eligible to apply.--Funds will be distributed as indicated by individual grant timelines.--A member may not receive more than one grant in a two-year period.--MAEA members receiving the grant will agree to present a workshop on the funded project/research/creative activity at a MAEA conference within two years of receiving the grant.