Scholarly Research in Association Management Grants

The ASAE Research Foundation is committed to forging partnerships that add to the body of knowledge in association management and nonprofit leadership. The Scholarly Research in Association Management Grants Program facilitates research projects in the academic community. Each year-long grant of $7,500 is awarded to support research proposals that show the greatest potential to have significant impact on the field and to create innovative approaches with practical applications for association leaders.


Applications for the next funding cycle are being accepted from October 1, 2019 – January 20, 2020. We encourage applicants to submit a Letter of Intent by November 15, 2019.

Important Dates 2020 SRGP
Launch Call-for-Applications October 1, 2019
Letter of Intent Deadline November 15, 2019
NEW Application Deadline January 20, 2020

Learn more about the application requirements and selection criteria.

Past Recipients

The program has been fueling academic research projects to impact the association field since 2015. Learn about past grant recipients.

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For more information, contact:

Andrea Wieters
Research Project Manager
202 626-2892