UC MEXUS (University of California Institute for Mexico and the United States): Funding Opportunities

The University of California Institute for Mexico and the United States (UC MEXUS), established in 1980, is an academic research institute dedicated to encouraging, securing, and contributing to binational and Latino research and collaborative academic programs and exchanges. Its main focus is to contribute substantially to improving binational scholarly understanding and providing positive contributions to society in both Mexico and the United States, particularly in the graduate and professional areas.  The headquarters for UC MEXUS is located at UC Riverside.

There are numerous UC MEXUS funding opportunities. Program offerings include:

For Faculty & Researchers:

  • UC MEXUS-CONACYT Collaborative Grants
  • UC MEXUS Supplemental COVID-19 Funding Opportunity
  • UC MEXUS Scholars in Residence Program

For Graduate Students:

  • UC MEXUS-CICESE Short-term Research & Training Program
  • UC MEXUS-CONACYT Doctoral Fellowships
  • UC MEXUS Scholars in Residence Program

For Postdoctoral Scholars:

  • UC MEXUS-CONACYT Postdoctoral Fellowships
  • UC MEXUS Scholars in Residence Program

Please visit the UC MEXUS funding opportunities page for an overview of funding mechanisms and links to more details. 

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Award Amount and Details

Award Details

The award amount varies by program. Please visit the program’s website for more information regarding specific programs.

Deadlines and Date Information

The due dates vary by program. Please visit the program’s website for more information.

Eligibility Information

Who's Eligible
Academic appointees
Members of the Academic Senate
Other
Postdoctoral Scholars
Student-graduates
Eligibility Details

Please consult each program's eligibility requirements.

Information Source
Information identified by Office of Research & Creative Activities staff

Administering Unit
UC MEXUS: University of California Institute for Mexico and the United States
Funding Type
Events / Conferences / Symposia
Research
Travel
Changed
May 09, 2021
Important Note These opportunities have been collated for the benefit of the campus community, but in all cases viewers should refer to the pages of the hosting unit for the most current/accurate information.