ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum (AEF) Now Accepting Applications for the 2023 Faculty Grant Program

The AEF Faculty Grant program supports individuals or groups providing expenditures associated with research, scholarly activity, or creative projects in the field of animation. Applications from animation faculty around the world are welcome!

Applications must be submitted online before Sunday. May 28th, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. PST. Recipients will be announced in July 2023 for the 2023-24 academic year. Submissions are online only through our submission site. The Guidelines for applying for the AEF Faculty Grants are found here.

Past Faculty Grant projects have included acquisition funds for resource projects, animated shorts, book publications, materials creation for inclusive animation workshops, research, screening projects, and more.

Eligibility for the Faculty Grants is limited to ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum members. To become an AEF member, email to request membership, and include your resume or bio as proof of your full-time or adjunct faculty status. There is no cost to becoming a member.

There is no cost to becoming a member.

If you have any specific questions or concerns regarding the Grants, please email us at

Questions? Please feel free to email Monika Salter, Faculty Grant Committee Chair, at