The University of Texas at Austin Latino Research Initiative

Application Instructions

Application will open on Monday, November 2, 2020. 
Application Deadline: Friday, December 4, 2020 at 11:59PM CST. 
Registration Fee: $600

Applicant Criteria

  • Doctoral students must have advanced to candidacy within the last three years
  • Applicants must have collected data on an intersectional qualitative research project
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in an academic program at a U.S. accredited institution
Scholars who are Mexican American, African American, Native American, Puerto Rican, or from other socially and economically disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply.

Application Materials

  • Application Form (available 11/2/20)
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter of support on official letterhead from your dissertation chair. This letter should confirm that your data will be ready for analysis and interpretation prior to your arrival at IQRMI-ADS.
  • A brief biographical statement (150 words or less)
  • Description of your intersectional qualitative research project (500 words or less) that addresses the following:
    • The purpose of your intersectional qualitative research project, including a description of how your projectintegrates critical race theory and intersectionality.
    • The data available to complete analysis and write-up results at IQRMI-ADS. Include a description of the sample and the type of qualitative or mixed methods data, including interviews, focus groups, or observation data collected.
    • The additional skills you seek at IQRMI-ADS that can help you to complete your doctoral program.