Latino Museum Studies Program - Postdoctoral Fellowship


All applications must be submitted by November 1, 2022 11:59 PM EST.

The Latino Museum Studies Program (LMSP) collaborates with various Smithsonian units to advance the diverse histories of the Latino community in the United States. The Postdoctoral Fellowship is offered to scholars up to seven years beyond the Ph.D. to conduct independent research and to utilize the resources of the Institution with members of the Smithsonian professional research staff serving as advisors and hosts. Fellows should be conducting work on the U.S. Latino experience.


For scholars up to seven years beyond the Ph.D. If you have taken a “leave of absence” from research and wish to apply under the postdoctoral fellowship application instead of senior fellowship application which makes you 7 or more years out from receiving your Ph.D., please provide a justification in the additional information section at the end of the application.


3 to 12 months.


$55,000 per year for 12 months, plus up to $5,000 research allowance.

Notification Date

April 2023.


Diana C. Bossa Bastidas

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