The Carolina Asia Center offers up to $300 in funding to visiting speakers, film festivals, arts performances and other public events that augment the intellectual life of the University and increase the visibility of East, South and Southeast Asian studies.

To apply for academic enrichment funding, you can submit a proposal to the Center at any time. Each proposal should thoroughly describe the proposed activity, its contribution to the above goals, its total budget and any other funding it has received.

Carolina Asia Center funding is limited to $300 per event. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. To apply, please fill out and submit the form below. Send any questions or comments to Morgan Pitelka, Director of the Carolina Asia Center, at mpitelka@unc.edu.

Enrichment funding is also available through the Department of Asian Studies. Visit the Asian Studies website to access their application.

The Carolina Asia Center supports diverse Asia-related events. However, CAC co-sponsorship of any talk, seminar, documentary screening, film screening, performance or celebration does not constitute endorsement of or agreement with the views presented therein. As an academic institution, we value diverse perspectives that promote dialogue and understanding.

 

Event Funding Application

  • List the individual(s) and group(s) responsible for this event.
  • Provide a 1-2 paragraph description of your event. Be as detailed as possible.
  • Describe the other funding you currently have in place for your event, including source(s) and amount(s).
  • For Student Organizations

    Fill out these fields if you are applying for funding on behalf of a student organization.