Tinker Graduate Student Field Research Travel Grants
Deadline: March 15, 2019 at 5PM (EST)
The Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center (LACC) is pleased to announce its 2019 call for Tinker Foundation Field Research Grants applications.
LACC and FIU have been selected from among the nation’s leading Latin American Studies programs as a recipient and administrator of the prestigious Tinker Field Research Grant.
LACC’s Tinker Foundation Field Research Grant Program funds graduate student travel to any Spanish or Portuguese speaking country in Latin America and the Caribbean to conduct predissertation research directly related to the region.
The program is designed to provide budding scholars with critical support for pre‐doctoral research. It also enables them to develop contacts with leading scholars and institutions in the region.
- Be a graduate student in any FIU academic program
- Be in the early stages of the graduate degree program
The funding cycle for 2019 will cover research travel and field‐related expenses for graduate students between May 1 and December 15, 2019. Travel expenses include air ticket, lodging, and transportation up to $2,000 per student.
For more information visit https://lacc.fiu.edu/research/ and click on the Tinker Field Research Grant link.