UMass Boston - Andres Torres Paper Seies Award - Deadline March  Add To Calendar

  • Date(s): Monday, 1/25 12:00 PM to Tuesday, 3/15 1:00 PM

Mauricio Gaston Institute at the University of Massachusetts in Boston is please to announce the second call for proposals for the Andres Torres Paper Series Award, endowed by the Hildreth - Stewart Charitable Foundation and other private contributions. The Institute will award 3 (three) grants of $5,000 for the preparation of a scholarly manuscript focused on any of the following three broad areas of the experience of Latinos and Latinas: (1) the connection between immigration and community formation; (2) transnational linkages; and (3) inter-Latino relations and relations between Latinos and other racial/ethnic groups. Call for submissions deadline is March 15, 2016.
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We are seeking proposals from young scholars who have completed their dissertation research or obtained their doctoral degrees int he past five years. Selection for this award is through a competitive process. A national committee of Latino scholars convened by the Gaston Institute will review all proposals and select 3 (three) proposals for the 2016 Andres Torres Paper Series Award. 

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