Graduate Student Fellowships

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The Center for Southwest Research & Special Collections and Latin American Collections provide fellowships each year for UNM graduate students to work with collections, digitization projects, and other areas. These are not research fellowships. Funding comes from the University Libraries Center for Regional Studies, endowments, and other sources.

2017-18 Fellowships

Application Form

Barry H. Herlihy Fellowship (application deadline 7/28/2017)New
Beatrice Mandelman and Louis Ribak Fellowship (application deadline 7/28/2017) 

For the following fellowships, the deadline for receipt of application was Friday, June 30, 2017:
Community Service Collections Fellowship
Environmental Manuscripts Collections Fellowship
Photographic Processing Fellowship
Spanish American Digital Collections Fellowship (we will hire 2 fellows for this fellowship)
UNM Administrative Collections Fellowship
Women Organizers and Scholars Collections

Fellowship Program Details:

  • Fellowships are Research Assistant contracts, and are dispersed
          through the UNM payroll system in monthly payments.
  • Fellowships do not pay for tuition.
  • Fellowships do not pay for health insurance.
  • Students cannot work more than 30 hours per week on campus (20 hours per week for international students).
  • Fellowships start the week of Monday, 21 August 2017.
About the Center
Today's Hours
Sunday Closed
Contact Information

(505) 277-6451
Zimmerman Library 1st floor
West Wing
MSC05 3020

Please see Using Collections before contacting the library.