Frequently Asked Questions - Grants
Yes, although it is highly likely that you will not be granted more than one award.
The project and financial reports are due within one month of the completion of the APS-supported portion of the trip or project.
Yes, as long as you do not submit applications in consecutive years.
Yes, but the application must be either for a later stage of the same project or for an entirely new project. We will not review the same proposal more than once.
No, the APS does not grant funds to pay for tuition, fees, or other expenses associated with the pursuit of a degree.
No, just categorize your expenses as they are given in the budget on the application form and list them in the report.
If the amount is small, see if you have any other eligible expenses related to the same project on which you can spend the funds (the purchase of books is acceptable). If it is a large amount, please contact Linda Musumeci, APS Director of Grants and Fellowships, at lmusumeci [at] amphilsoc [dot] org or 215-440-3429.
You will be issued a check made out to you. Special arrangements should be discussed with Linda Musumeci, APS Director of Grants and Fellowships, reachable at lmusumeci [at] amphilsoc [dot] org or 215-440-3429.
Because the Society engages experts in many fields to review proposals, each of which is usually read by three people, you should write as if you are speaking to someone familiar with the language and other conventions of your field.