Grants and Prizes

The Australian National Centre for Latin American Studies (ANCLAS) promotes various grants and prizes in Latin American Studies at the ANU, including:

Small Research Grants

Who can apply?

ANU staff and students who are ANCLAS affiliates and meet the eligibility criteria, as well as relevant Visiting Fellows

When are applications due?

Bernard Wheelahan Latin American Scholarship

Through the generosity of Pacific-Hydro Pty Ltd a scholarship has been established in perpetuity to help students meet the costs of studying at a Latin American university for one semester or undertaking fieldwork towards higher degree research.

Mr Bernard Wheelahan chaired the Council on Australia-Latin America Relations from its inception in 2001 until 2010. He has had extensive business experience in Latin America and has been a major force in strengthening ties between Australia and the region.

Who can apply?

ANU undergraduate, MA, and PhD students who meet the eligibility criteria and are planning travel to Latin America for study abroad or fieldwork.

When are applications due?

  • Annual application, 2021 – TBA due to COVID-19 travel restrictions

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