Financial Support



Teaching Assistantships

Qualified graduate students admitted into the Spanish program may apply for a departmental Teaching Assistantship in Spanish or Portuguese (Word). The deadline for submission is February 1st for the following academic year. Applications will be accepted after that date, on a rolling basis, until positions have been assigned. Recipients teach between one and two courses per semester and receive a stipend plus full tuition remission. Summer Teaching Assistantships are available on a limited basis and are not guaranteed.

Advanced Opportunity Program Fellowships

Approximately 40 new Advanced Opportunity Program Diversity Fellowships are awarded annually to disadvantaged members of groups under represented in graduate study. Fellowship stipend for the 2013-2014 academic (9-month) year is $14,000.

For more information, contact the Graduate Recruitment and Fellowship Office, at 414-229-6538, or e-mail at

Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies Scholarships