Latin American Studies Association (LASA)

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Research & Study Opportunities

The following listing of research and study opportunities is organized by deadline dates and are updated as information becomes available to us. To view more information on a particular entry click on its title.

To submit an entry, e-mail the Secretariat at

March 2018

Understanding and Synthesizing Evidence-Based Research course
The University of Maryland School of Public Policy. Course will be held in Paris, France from June 4-15, 2018
Deadline: March 1, 2018

Call for Papers: “Trans Studies en las Américas”
Transgender Studies Quarterly
Deadline: March 1, 2018

Women’s Suffrage in the Americas NEH Summer Institute
Carthage College, MI USA
Deadline: March 1, 2018

Call for Nominations and Applications for Cuban Fellows for the James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation 2018 Summer Institute on the Constitution
James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation in Washington, D.C.
Deadline: March 9, 2018

Call for Articles - Special Issue of the Journal History of Technology on "Technology in Latin American History"
History of Technology
Deadline: March 15, 2018

Graduate Studies In Interpreting And Translation
University of Maryland Department of Communication
Deadline: March 15, 2018

Two-year postdoctoral fellowship in Latina/o Studies
Cornell University
Deadline: March 15, 2018

Human Rights Working Paper Series - Call for Papers
The Bernard and Audre RAPOPORT CENTER For Human Rights and Justice
Deadline: March 31, 2018

Call for applications: Richard E. Greenleaf Visiting Library Scholar travel award
Latin American & Iberian Institute (LAII) and the University Libraries’ Latin American Collections at the University of New Mexico
Deadline: March 31, 2018

Call for manuscripts: "Building the Nation"
Chronica Mundi
Deadline: March 31, 2018

April 2018

2018 MLA Bibliography Fellowships
The Modern Language Association
Deadline: April 1, 2018

Call for Papers - The right in Latin America
Colombia International
Deadline: April 15, 2018

Deadline: April 15, 2018

Call for articles: Hamsa. Journal of Judaic and Islamic Studies, n. 5 (2018) "Muslims and Jews in Latin America"
Hamsa: Journal of Judaic and Islamic Studies
Deadline: April 30, 2018

May 2018

Call for papers: Religion in Latin America: Theological and Philosophical Perspectives
Open Theology
Deadline: May 15, 2018

July 2018

Call for submissions: 2018 Edition of the Peter C. Marzio Award
International Center for the Arts of the Americas (ICAA)
Deadline: July 30, 2018

October 2018

The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship
Washington, D.C.
Deadline: October 1, 2018


Boren Awards
Deadline: None

Scholarship/Fellowship Announcements to the Latin American Studies Association Mailing List
Boren Awards
Deadline: None

CIEE Faculty and Custom Program Opportunities
Council on International Educational Exchange
Deadline: Rolling

Open Society Fellowship
Open Society Institute
Deadline: None. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis

Scholar Rescue Fund Fellowships
Institute Of International Education (IIE) - Scholar Rescue Fund (SRF)
Deadline: None. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis

Call for Papers: Meridians: feminism, race, transnationalism
Smith College

Call for Papers - Any Topic Related to the Americas
Open Americas
Deadline: Ongoing

Research opportunities, Internships and Placements in the Ucayali region of the Peruvian Amazon
Alianza Arkana
Deadline: Ongoing

Call to publish articles of the Revista Estudios de Políticas Públicas
Department of Industrial Engineering of the University of Chile
Deadline: Ongoing

Call for manuscripts - STUDIES IN LATIN AMERICA: A New Open-Access Short Works series from the lnstitute for the Study of the Americas
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (ISA), UNC Press, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Library
Deadline: Ongoing

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