Travel Grants

Faculty Travel Grant Competition

Latin American Studies Faculty Travel Grants

The Center for Latin American Studies (LAS) – Title VI National Resource Center is pleased to announce the 2019-2020 Faculty Travel Grant Competition. LAS plans to hold the competition every semester through the end of our grant cycle (2022).  We are seeking proposals from affiliated faculty traveling to Latin America for professional meetings, research and developing linkages. 

Application materials must include the title of your project, a brief abstract, detailed budget, and a signed "Funding Request Form" attached below. LAS will award up to 10 travel grants a year ranging from $500-$700. 

Approximately 4 Faculty Travel Grants of $700 per year for travel to Latin America for professional meetings, research and linkages, and up to 6 Faculty Travel grants of $500 for professional meetings regarding Latin America. 

Allowable expenses include: travel, lodging and per diem. 

For information on this grant, including application and guidelines, please download application document below and/or contact Clea Conlin, (520) 626-7242.

Proposal Due Dates-2019:

  • March-July 30th travel, January 15th
  • August- February travel, May 15th

Submit application materials electronically to:  

***LAS must request travel approval from the US Department of Education at least 40 days prior to travel.


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