UMass Boston

External Funding Opportunities


Graduate, Post-Doc, and Early Career Funding

César Chávez Fellowship, Dartmouth College

  • The César Chávez Fellowships support scholars whose research addresses aspects of Latinx experience and culture.

Latina/Latino Studies Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

  • The Chancellor's Postdoctoral Research Associate Program provides junior scholars the opportunity to spend a year at the Department of Latina/Latino Studies in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences to pursue their current research and to engage with academic peers and students at the University of Illinois.

Latino Museum Studies Program Predoctoral & Postdoctoral Fellowships, Latino Center at the Smithsonian

  • The Latino Museum Studies Program (LMSP) Predoctoral and Postdoctoral Fellowships support independent scholars with opportunities to conduct research at various Smithsonian museums and research centers. Projects should relate to the U.S. Latino experience, ensuring that the contributions of the Latina/o/x community in the arts, history, national culture, and scientific achievement are explored, presented, celebrated and preserved.

Latino Studies Postdoctoral Fellowships, University of Texas at Austin

  • The Department of Mexican American & Latina/o Studies offers postdoctoral opportunities to Latino Studies scholars through the Center for Mexican American Studies and the Latino Research Institute. 

Miriam Jiménez Román Fellowship

  • The Latinx Project at NYU announces its third Miriam Jiménez Román Fellowship for advanced doctoral students and assistant professors whose research advances the study of Afro-Latinx communities in the U.S. The fellowship is open to all fields.