Department of Mexican American and Latina/o Studies
Department of Mexican American and Latina/o Studies

External Graduate Fellowships

Humanity in Action Fellowship Programs in Europe
In 2018, the Humanity in Action Fellowship programs will take place in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Berlin, Copenhagen, Detroit, Sarajevo and WarsawIntensive and demanding, the Humanity in Action Fellowship brings together international groups of college students and recent graduates to explore national histories of injustice and resistance—including antisemitism, Islamophobia and racism—as they affect different minority groups today. For more information, visit: http://www.humanityinaction.org/pages/91-call-for-applications


John Lewis Fellowship
The John Lewis Fellowship is a new Humanity in Action Fellowship program in Atlanta, Georgia. In partnership with The National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Inc., Humanity in Action will bring together a group of 30 American and European university students and recent graduates for an intensive program about diversity and civil rights in America. The program honors Congressman John Lewis, an icon of the Civil Rights Movement. 


Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Fellowship Program
Applicants should have graduated from a college or university (with a BA/BS degree) within one year of the application deadline, or be currently enrolled as graduate students.


The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation


Senator Gregory Luna Legislative Scholars and Fellows Program
The Senate Hispanic Research Council is dedicated to strengthening the next generation of young leaders with this enriching fellowship program. Participants in the Senator Gregory Luna Legislative Scholarships and Fellows Program will gain invaluable experience and exposure to the Texas Senate as full-time legislative aides in the Capitol during the 82nd Legislative Session. Each participant is assigned to the office of a state senator or the Lieutenant Governor to perform a variety of legislative tasks. Complementing the work experience, they will meet with local and state leaders for weekly sessions about leadership and policies that shape communities. In addition, Scholars and Fellows receive a monthly stipend to assist with living expenses.

Applicants may be downloaded from the SHRC website at http://www.tshrc.org/wp-content/uploads/SHRC-InternshipApplication-FINAL.pdf. If you would like to learn more about the program or have any questions, please feel free to contact Sarah Saenz at (512) 499-8606 or email her at sarah@tshrc.org.


Other Fellowships

Name of Fellowship

Due Date

Website Link/ Requirements

NSF

Oct 29- Nov 7

https://www.nsfgrfp.org/

FORD

Nov 20

http://sites.nationalacademies.org/PGA/FordFellowships/PGA_047958

Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Nov 1

http://www.pdsoros.org/

For Immigrants and Children of Immigrants

Josephine De Karman Fellowship

Jan 31

http://www.dekarman.org/qualifications/

Funds for Senior Year or Final Year PhD Candidate

The Hertz Foundation

Oct 30

http://www.hertzfoundation.org/dx/fellowships/eligibility.aspx

Graduating Seniors and First Year Graduate Students

Physical Biological, and Engineering Sciences

Kress Fellowships

Nov 30

http://www.kressfoundation.org/fellowships/default.aspx?id=52

Art History

National Gallery of Art Predoctoral Fellowship Program

Nov 15

http://www.nga.gov/casva/casvapre.htm

Visual Arts

Population Council Biomedical Fellowship

Rolling Basis

http://www.popcouncil.org/fellowships

 Reproductive Sciences, HIV and AIDS

Jane C. Waldbaum Archaeological Field School

March 1

https://www.archaeological.org/grants/708

Junior majoring in Archaeology

The Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship

Nov 15

http://woodrow.org/fellowships/newcombe/info/2015-fellows/

(One Year- Doctoral Writing)

General Andrew Mellon

Fellowships

Varies

(Sep- March)

https://mellon.org/programs/higher-education-and-scholarship-humanities/fellowships/

SSRC International Dissertation Research Fellowship IDRP

Nov. 4

http://www.ssrc.org/fellowships/idrf-fellowship/

PhD Candidate

Mellon Fellowship for Dissertation Research in Original Sources

Nov. 17

http://www.clir.org/fellowships/mellon

PhD Candidate

Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship

Oct 21

https://www.acls.org/programs/dcf/

PhD Candidate

AAUW International Fellowship

Dec 8

http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/international-fellowships/

Pre-Doc

AAUW Dissertation Fellowship

Nov 15

http://www.aauw.org/what-we-do/educational-funding-and-awards/american-fellowships/

PhD Candidate

Wenner-Gren Dissertation Fieldwork Grants

Nov 1

http://www.wennergren.org/programs/dissertation-fieldwork-grants

Enrolled in Doctoral Program

Amy Lowell Poetry Traveling Scholarship

Oct 1

http://www.amylowell.org/

For Poets

Inter-American Foundation Grassroots Development Fellowship (IAF)

Jan 20

http://www.iie.org/Programs/IAF-Grassroots-Development-Fellowship-Program/Application

PhD Candidate and research focused on grassroots development in Latin America

Princeton Library Research Grant-

Jan 15

http://rbsc.princeton.edu/friends-princeton-university-library-research-grants

Materials on Portuguese Speaking Cultures, Hellenic Studies

Black Metropolis Research Consortium Short-Term Fellowship

March 31

https://bmrc.uchicago.edu/content/2015-application-procedures

African American History

Harry Frank Guggenheim Dissertation Fellowship

Aug 1

http://www.hfg.org/rg/guidelines.htm

PhD Candidate focused on violence, aggression, and dominance

SSRC

Varies (Aug- Nov)

http://www.ssrc.org/fellowships/

Dorothy Danforth Compton

Foundation

Varies

https://www.comptonfoundation.org/grants-awarded/schedule-of-grants/

Golden Key International Honours Society

Varies

(Requires membership)

https://www.goldenkey.org/

National Society of Leadership and Success

Varies

(Requires membership)

https://www.societyleadership.org/

PEO Fellowship

Nov 20

http://www.peointernational.org/psa-eligibility-requirements

(Dissertation Writing For Women)

American Anthropological Association Minority Dissertation Fellowship Program

March 1

http://www.aaanet.org/cmtes/minority/minfellow.cfm

PhD Candidate

American Political Science Association

Oct

http://www.apsanet.org/mfp

American Sociological Association

Jan 1

http://www.asanet.org/funding/mfp.cfm

The Carter G. Woodson Institute for African American and African Studies

PhD Candidates and Post Doc- Dec 1

http://woodson.virginia.edu/fellowship-program

Smithsonian Institution Fellowship Program

Varies

http://www.smithsonianofi.com/fellowship-opportunities/

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Jan 15

https://hsf.net/en/scholarships/programs/general-college-scholarships

Woodrow Wilson Dissertation Fellowship in Women’s Study

Oct 15

http://woodrow.org/fellowships/womens-studies/

PhD Candidates focused on women and gender studies

National Academy of Education/Spencer Dissertation Fellowship Program

Oct 1

http://www.naeducation.org/NAED_080200.htm

PhD Candidate

Luce/ACLS Dissertation Fellowships in American Art

Oct 21

http://www.acls.org/grants/

PhD Candidate in Art History

The Library Company Dissertation Fellowships

Jan 15

http://www.librarycompany.org/fellowships/dissertation.htm

PhD Candidates focused on U.S. History

Morris K. Udall Foundation Dissertation Fellowship

Feb 20

http://www.uwyo.edu/uwgrad/enrolled-students/financial-assistance/morris-udall-fellowship.html

PhD Candidate Focused on Environmental Public Policy or Environmental Conflict Resolution


University of Texas Graduate School Fellowships