ACOR Fellow MESA Prize

Terms of the ACOR Fellow MESA Award

The ACOR Fellow MESA Award provides support in the amount of $1,000 to an ACOR Fellow of any nationality for participation in the Middle East Studies Association (MESA) annual meeting. This award was established in 2016, and it serves to encourage former or current ACOR fellow participation in the MESA annual meeting. Eligible applicants are anyone who had previously been awarded any ACOR fellowship (including the named fellowships and former CLS students) and whose abstract has been submitted for presentation at the 2022 MESA annual meeting. Application requirements include:

  • Cover letter
  • MESA Abstract
  • CV

The awardee must mention the award and ACOR in the text of paper, in addition to including ACOR’s logo on the “Thank You” slide. A check for $1000 will be mailed before the meeting takes place.

To apply, please submit the abstract, CV, and cover letter to by February 15 annually.

For more information about the MESA annual meeting, please check MESA’s website:

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