Event Co-Sponsorship

Need help funding an event or speaker related to Latin American Studies? Apply for co-sponsorship funding from the Center for Latin American Studies.


The Center for Latin American Studies is a Department of Education Title VI National Resource Center. As part of our mission, we are dedicated to interdisciplinary collaboration that promotes Latin American Studies at the UA, in the Tucson community, nationally, and internationally.

Affiliated departments and faculty members may request funds for event sponsorship or costs related to bringing a guest speaker to campus. All events must take place at UA, in Tucson or greater Southwest and must be Latin America centered. The application is open until all funds are allocated for the academic year. Awards will range from $200-$500 depending on scope of event.

Travel-Related Expenses

Travel-related expenses must:

  • Abide by all UA Travel guidelines and dates: Travel Authorization, International Travel Registry, etc.
  • Travel itinerary submitted to LAS at least 40 days in advance for TVI and Department of Education final approval.
  • Abide by Fly America Act.

How to Apply

Download and complete the Funding Request Form. Send the completed and signed form to SBS-las@email.arizona.edu. Applications will be reviewed monthly on an ad hoc basis.