Latino Museum Studies Program - Predoctoral 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 Predoctoral Fellowship is offered to predoctoral students 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.


Students enrolled in a university as candidates for the Ph.D. or equivalent are eligible for predoctoral fellowships. By the time the appointment begins, the university must approve the undertaking of dissertation research at the Smithsonian Institution and certify that requirements for the doctorate, other than the dissertation, have been met.


3 to 12 months.


$42,000 per year for 12 months, plus up to $5,000 research allowance.

Notification Date

April 2023.


Diana C. Bossa Bastidas

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