Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian Studies Program

LACIS Program Funding for Graduate Students



Helen Firstbrook Franklin Scholarship Program


  • The Helen Firstbrook Franklin Scholarship Program (HFFS) enables top entering graduate students with Latin American, Caribbean, or Iberian commitments to focus on their academic studies during their first year at the University of Wisconsin.


  • Applications are due the 2nd Friday in February and must come via departmental nomination NOT from an individual student.


LACIS Project Assistantship


  • Currently there are no openings.


LACIS Teaching Assistantships


  • We are currently seeking applications for 260 Latin America: An Introduction for Spring 2015.


Nave Short Term Field Research Grants


  • Application Deadline for Summer 2015 is TBA.