Funding Opportunities

Current

Digital Scholarship Spring 2021 Internship: provides a UT upper-division undergraduate or graduate student a paid opportunity to work closely with LLILAS Benson staff to support digital scholarship efforts. The internship will be remote, consisting of 10 hours a week for 15 weeks with an hourly wage of $20 per hour. Please upload your completed internship application (all required items must be in a single PDF or Microsoft Word file) to this Box folder: https://utexas.app.box.com/f/b6a79765a7db4538b0dc444c0b8530b5.

Digital Scholarship Curriculum Design/Redesign Staff Support Grant: provides UT faculty & graduate student instructors dedicated staff support by LLILAS Benson Digital Scholarship staff and a grant of up to $250 to cover expenses incurred in the design/redesign of a Latin American, U.S. Latinx, and/or African Diaspora Studies course scheduled for Summer 2021-Spring 2022 as a digital scholarship course. Please upload your completed application (all required items must be in a single PDF or Microsoft Word file) to this Box folder: https://utexas.app.box.com/f/0e18e09f79b347eaaad078066d2bbee0.

PAST

Digital Scholarship Summer Fellowship: provides a $3,000 stipend for a UT/non-UT graduate student or a non-UT Masters-level (or above) scholar to pursue research or teaching interests in Latin American, U.S. Latinx, or African Diaspora Studies using Benson collections and digital methods/platforms. Applicants must have previously consulted the collection(s) they are proposing to work with digitally.