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CSER Summer Grant

Columbia Program in Mexico City: Colonization/Decolonization

The Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race provides Columbia University students partial to full tuition to participate in the Columbia Program in Mexico City: Colonization/Decolonization during the summer.

Eligibility

  • All Columbia College, Engineering and Applied Science: Undergraduate, General Studies, Global Programs, Graduate School of Arts and Science, School of the Arts, International and Public Affairs, Barnard.

  • Priority will be given to CSER students.

  • Provides partial to full tuition support (amount varies between $1,000 and $6,000). Average of five awards per summer.

Selection criteria include:

  • Financial need

  • Academic excellence

  • Demonstrated commitment to the study of ethnicity and race and their implications for thinking about culture, power, hierarchy, social identities, and political communities

Application Procedures: Submit the following material to ta2015@columbia.edu in a single PDF file

  • CV

  • One page description of how this program will contribute to your academic training and experience and/or the specific circumstances of your financial need

  • Columbia Financial Aid Eligibility letter for academic year 2018-19

  • One letter of recommendation

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CSER continues to be Columbia's main interdisciplinary space for the study of ethnicity and race and their implications for thinking about culture, power, hierarchy, social identities, and political communities. The Center also offers a wide range of public programming, including Artist at the Center, Indigenous Forum, and Latino Public Speaker Series and the Transnational Asian/American Speaker Series. CSER's most recent spaces include the Media and Idea Lab and Gallery at the Center, a space dedicated to curating artistic and thematic exhibits around the Center’s key areas of interest.
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