University of California, Riverside

UC-Mexico Initiative



Students


Type of Study

Eligibility Funding Institution/Program Description Deadline Website Contact info
Doctoral student fellowship Mexican graduate student UC MEXUS-CONACYT Doctoral Fellowships Financial support (up to 5 years) of doctoral study  at a UC campus, includes non-resident tuition and fees, stipend, support toward health insurance) January/February
(Recurring annually)
  Wendy DeBoer, Director of Academic Programs, UC MEXUS, tel: 951.827.7339, email: wendy.deboer@ucr.edu

Roberto Contreras, Director for Scientists & Technologists Formation, CONACYT, tel: (55) 53.22.7700 ext 1201, email: rcontreras@conacyt.mx
Graduate student research and training UC or Mexican graduate student (Master's or PhD) UC MEXUS-CICESE Graduate Student Short-Term Research and Non-Degree Training The purpose of the short-term stays will be to accomplish specific laboratory, library or field research or to undertake specialized training at a UC campus or CICESE Fall (October) & Spring Quarters (May)
(Recurring annually)
http://ucmexus.ucr.edu/funding/graduate-student-str-ndt.html Wendy DeBoer, Director of Academic Programs, UC MEXUS, tel: 951.827.7339, email: wendy.deboer@ucr.edu

Alvaro Armenta, Jefe del Departamento de Coordinación y Seguimiento Académico, CICESE, tel: (+52) 646.175.0500 ext. 23023
Graduate student research and training UC graduate student UC MEXUS Grants for Dissertation Research A competition for support of dissertation research or MFA final projects by UC graduate students in the areas of Mexico-Related Studies (All Disciplines), Latino Studies, United States- Mexican Relations, Critical U.S.-Mexico Issues, Mexican and Latino Topics in the Arts and Humanities, and UC-Mexico Collaboration. Preference will be given to projects that hold significant promise for the advancement of science or scholarship in areas of interest to UC MEXUS. September 12, 2016 (Recurring annually) http://ucmexus.ucr.edu/funding/grant_dissertation.html Andrea Kaus, Director of Research Programs, UC MEXUS, tel: 951.827.3456, email: andrea.kaus@ucr.edu
Postdoctoral Fellowship UC or Mexican PhD graduate UC MEXUS-CONACYT Postdoctoral Research Fellowships Advance academic scholarship by emerging Mexican researchers and UC scientists and scholars in the early stages of their careers, after obtaining their Ph.D. February/March (Recurring annually) http://ucmexus.ucr.edu/funding/fellowship_post_doc.html Wendy DeBoer, Director of Academic Programs, UC MEXUS, tel: 951.827.7339, email: wendy.deboer@ucr.edu

Luis Humberto Fabila Castillo, Director for Basic Scientific Research, CONACYT, tel: (55) 53.22.7700 ext 6100, email: lfabila@conacyt.mx
Small grants for student & postdoctoral activities UC graduate student or UC Postdoctoral researcher UC MEXUS Small Grants Support of UC graduate student and postdoctoral researcher activities in all disciplines as related to academic exchange, research training, and scholarly development in areas of interest to UC MEXUS Monthly http://ucmexus.ucr.edu/funding/grant_small_studentpostdoc.html Andrea Kaus, Director of Research Programs, UC MEXUS, tel: 951.827.3456, email: andrea.kaus@ucr.edu
Graduate Student Fellowship Mexican graduate student COMEXUS
(Graduate Studies in US)
Opportunity for Mexican students to complete a Master’s or Ph.D. degree at a US qualified academic institution. The Commission will fund up to 2 academic years for Master’s and up to 3 academic years for Ph.D. (Start Aug 2016). February (recurring annually) http://comexus.org.mx/posgrado_eua.html For general information contact COMEXUS at tel: (+52) 555.592.2861, email: becas@comexus.org.mx
Graduate Student Fellowship Mexican graduate student CONACYT Opportunity for Mexican students to pursue a graduate degree abroad, including the US. Up to 12 mos funding for specialty training, 24 mos for Master's students, and 36 to 60 months for PhD students.  Recurring Annually http://www.conacyt.gob.mx/index.php/becas-y-posgrados/becas-en-el-extranjero

Jorge Ochoa Castel, Jefe de Departamento de Asignación de Becas en el Extranjero, tel: (+52) 555.322.7700 ext. 1515, email: ochoa@conacyt.mx

Research grant US & Mexican Ph.D. students Horowitz Foundation for Social Policy

Supports the advancement of research and understanding in the major fields of the social sciences,  including psychology, anthropology, sociology, economics, urban affairs, area studies, and political science.

Recurring Annually http://www.horowitz-foundation.org/grant-info/

For general information, contact Horowitz Foundation at info@horowitz-foundation.org

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