Fellowships and Scholarships
Graduate Fellowships for Incoming Students
LLILAS offers a number of fellowships and awards for incoming graduate students. All applicants who are considered for admission will also be considered for these fellowships. No separate applications are required, unless noted.
Professional Development Travel Award
Available to current LLILAS students who are presenting a paper at a conference. Students must provide proof of acceptance of their paper as well as an abstract of the paper. Limited funds are available on a first come, first served basis.
The Mellon Fellowship in Sociology
The Mellon Fellowships in Latin American Sociology is a program administered through the sociology departments at three U.S. universities: The University of Texas at Austin, the University of California, Berkeley, and the University of California, Los Angeles. This program provides fellowships to Ph.D. students in Sociology specializing in Latin America. While the individual programs at each university are different, the overall goal is to provide support for promising graduate students committed to a career in teaching and research in Latin American sociology.
Applications and further information:
Department of Sociology
University of Texas
Austin, Texas 78712-1088
Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships
The Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies regrets that funding is not available at this time.