Travel Grants

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Faculty Travel Grants

CLACS MELLON CONFERENCE TRAVEL GRANTS

Latin Americanist/Caribbeanist faculty from any department or school presenting papers at conferences or professional meetings in the United States or abroad may apply.  Applications accepted starting August 1st for following Academic Year, including following Summer.

See grant guidelines.

2020 CLACS FACULTY RESEARCH TRAVEL GRANTS 

CLACS offers Faculty Research Travel Grants for short periods (at least two weeks) of scholarly research in Latin America and the Caribbean. Applications are invited from Duke Latin Americanist and Caribbeanist faculty in all disciplines; all research must be conducted outside the United States (i.e., in Latin America or the Caribbean).  Deadline to apply to conduct field research in Summer and Fall 2020 is Friday, March 6, 2020.

See research travel grant guidelines and application.

DUKE BRAZIL INITIATIVE (DBI) RESEARCH GRANTS

Faculty members may apply for research grants from the Duke Brazil Initiative for individual or group projects focused on Brazil. Project teams may also include undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Priority will be given to projects that involve collaboration with Brazilian institutions and scholars. Deadline is Friday, March 26, 2020 to apply for funds to travel between May and November 2020.

For more information, see the guidelines, or contact kmaffitt@duke.edu.