The AEF Faculty Grant Application site is online and open for submissions

ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum (AEF) Faculty Grants are designed to provide support for individuals or groups of individuals with reasonable expenditures associated with research, scholarly activity or creative projects in the field of animation.

Application deadline has been extended to Sunday, March 15th 2020 (11:59pm PST) and recipients will be announced in April 2020. Awards will range from US $1,000 to a maximum of US $5,000 per applicant and if awarded, expenditures must occur in the 2020-21 American academic year.

See ‘Guidelines’ here for more information regarding the AEF Faculty Grants application process. To begin the process of submitting your application, click ‘Submit Application’.

All ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum members are eligible for Faculty Grants. To become an AEF member, simply send an email to to request membership, along with a summary of your teaching experience.

For questions or concerns regarding the Faculty Grant program, send an email to

Online submission for 2020 begins on February 15 and ends at 11:59 PM PST on March 15, 2020. To apply for the Scholarship, go to Scholarship Application page.

For more details about application requirements, please visit our scholarships page.

For specific questions, please contact us though email to