We are delighted to announce the winners of the 2016/17 BRAIS Workshops Grant Scheme:


  1. ‘Seeing is Believing: Knowledge and Miracles in Islamic Thought’ to be run by Dr Harith Bin Ramli (SOAS) and Dr Ayman Shihadeh (SOAS). Click HERE for further information.
  2. On the Importance of Being Islamic: Shahab Ahmed’s What is Islam? and the future of Islamic Studies’ to be run by Dr Yossef Rapoport (QMUL). Click HERE for further information.
  3. ‘Producing Knowledge on Islam in Europe: Epistemology, Methodology, Reflexivity’ to be run by Hira Amin (Cambridge), Margot Dazey (Cambridge), Alyaa Ebbiary (SOAS), Christopher Moses (Cambridge) and Mathilde Zederman (SOAS). Click HERE for further information.


Congratulations to all successful applicants. Further information about the workshops will be uploaded once it is available.


BRAIS would like to thank all applicants to the 2016/17 BRAIS Workshop Grant Scheme. The standard and quality of all the applications were very good.


Finally BRAIS, would like to thank the reviewers who gave their time to read and assess all the applications:

  • Dr Sariya Cheruvallil-Contractor (Coventry University)
  • Professor Hugh Goddard (Edinburgh University)
  • Dr Shuruq Naguib (Lancaster University)
  • Professor Alison Scott-Baumann (SOAS)