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LACS Graduate Student Summer Research Grants

The deadline for this opportunity has passed.
Application Deadline: March 8, 2024
Application Timeframe: Spring
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LACS will offer up to three research grants to qualified graduate students who need to conduct field research over the summer of 2024.


Up to $1,500 each.


Criteria for selection includes a substantive focus on Latin America or the Caribbean. Such grants are not intended to cover international travel costs (flights from the U.S. to the country of study). If you need a grant for the cost of international airfare to get to the country of your study site from the U.S., please apply for an Einaudi Center Travel Grant.  

How to Apply

Click the button below to access the online funding application. Applicants are asked to provide:

  1. A proposal of the work to be undertaken, including a detailed budget.
  2. A tentative itinerary/schedule. 
  3. A of list previous and current grant monies received. 
  4. A faculty recommendation from within the applicant's area of study.

Notification of awardee selection will be sent by March 31, 2024. 

If your proposal includes travel to an elevated risk country, you will need to submit a request to ITART to travel. In the event that you receive Einaudi travel grant funds, the award will not be released until you complete the ITART application process. You are strongly encouraged to have a back-up plan for your project in the event that your ITART application is denied, or if the country to which you are travelling should become an elevated risk country subsequent to receiving your travel grant.

Additional Information

Funding Type

  • Travel Grant


  • Staff