UC Mexus Grants Support Dissertation Research — 9/12/2016 Published: September 6, 2015 By: Andy Sohn UC Mexus Grants are for dissertation or final MFA projects in Mexico, about Mexico, or in collaboration with the Mexican academic and research community. Additional areas of interest include research or activities related to the Latino experience and Mexican-origin populations in the United States. The grants provide up to $12,000 during a two-year project period, and the competition is open to UC graduate students in all disciplines who will have advanced to candidacy by the end of this year. The deadline for submission of proposals is September 12, 2016. For more information, please consult the UC MEXUS website.