Luso-American Financial Grant for Portuguese Studies (Graduate Students)

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Founded in 2017, The Luso-American Financial Program for Luso-American Studies promotes research and the study of the Portuguese-American experience. In this context, the Luso-American Financial and the Center for Portuguese Studies are pleased to announce a competition for a research grant of $500 for Graduate Students in the fields of Portuguese-American Studies at UC Berkeley.

Travel may be supported to Portugal or other destinations directly related to research on Portuguese-American topics, such as travel within North America for research on Portuguese immigrant communities.

Application Instructions

Applicants must submit the following materials:

  1. A one-page application letter, including a 100-word (maximum) abstract of your research.
  2. A short c.v.
  3. One recommendation letter from a UC Faculty members. Letters should be sent directly to

Deadline: March 1

For more information, please contact Duarte Pinheiro at