25 August – 11 September 2020. Applications must be submitted by 11:59 PM EDT.
$500 (USD) per grantee
To be eligible for the AAR COVID-19 Crisis Fund Grants (second round, fall 2020), applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Current AAR membership
- Earn a majority of income from working part-time for a higher education institution and have incurred loss of a significant portion of income due to the pandemic
- Not eligible for full-time benefits from any employer
- Not be receiving financial assistance from an institution of higher education if enrolled as a graduate student
- Have not already received an AAR COVID-19 Crisis Fund grant
Please note: Eligible members who applied to the first round in the spring but did not receive a grant must apply to the second round in order to be considered.
Grants will be awarded by lottery for as long as funds are available.