- Fund Type: Fellowship. Residential: Yes. Eligibility: Unrestricted/Multiple Eligibility; The majority of Visiting Fellows and Scholars are expected to be at the postdoctoral level. PhD candidates who are ABD and have completed a substantial portion of their dissertations will also be considered. Senior scholars are encouraged to apply.
- Award: Stipends are commensurate with experience and academic rank.
- Deadline: 1/31/2010
- Details: The Center's Visiting Fellows Program is the largest residential fellowship program in the United States for research on Mexico. Each year the program brings together scholars from the social sciences, history, and related fields. The Center's current research interests focus on economic development and social policy. Specific issues include regional divergence and inequality; infrastructure and public goods; local government accountability, corruption, and civil society; social insurance and poverty alleviation.
- Keywords: Mexico, Mexican history, international relations, social sciences, economic development, government, poverty
NB: Deadline note: Applications will begin to be accepted in September 2009 for the 2010-2011 competition.