Individual fellowships

CALAS will offer different formats for individual researchers who wish to develop their research without the constraints of day-to-day academic life.

I. Senior research fellowships

Annually, CALAS grants six Individual fellowships for research stays at the Guadalajara headquarters as well as at each regional center of CALAS in San José, Costa Rica, Quito, and Buenos Aires.

To consult the current application please click here.

Application deadline: June 3, 2019


II. Guest Chairs

Complementing the fellowships at the central and regional centers, CALAS implements guest chairs in cooperation with affiliated partners in Latin America and Europe.

a) Guest Chair in Cuba

In cooperation with the Thyssen foundation and the University of Havanna, the CALAS guest chair Cuba is open once a year for a period of up to six month.

The call for application for the CALAS guest chair in Cuba in 2020 is currently open and can be consulted here.

Application deadline: June 15, 2019


b) Guest Chair in Brazil

A second CALAS guest chair (3 month) is hosted at the Instituto de Estudos Avançados Transdisciplinares of the Federal University of Minas Gerais in Brazil.

No current call available.


c) Guest Chair in Germany

A further CALAS guest chair in Germany is hosted by the Universities of Bielefeld and Kasse and is open once a year for a a period of six month.

No current call available.