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research funding

The Center of Latin American Studies offers funding opportunities for students to offset the cost of travel to present research at a conference.

Research Grants

When to Apply: Grants are considered monthly.               

How to Apply: submit a one page proposal in which you indicate the conference, the dates and location, and a budget request that indicates costs and matching funds, if any. The narrative should describe the your participation/role in the conferece, how attending fits your academic goals, and how you expect to benefit from attending


  • Applicants must be enrolled graduate  students in Latin American Studies
  • Requested funds may only cover the applicant’s future research-related expenses

Additional Info

  • Funding from the research grant may cover expenses for future airfare, lodging, conference registration, etc. Please include these costs in your budget request.
  • Consider applying for other funding through the below two offices:
Last Updated: 12/11/18