Prospective Fellows

Discover the program benefits, eligibility and requirements. Find how to apply the UNM MMUF program.


Current Fellows

The UNM MMUF selects five fellows every year who are committed to university teaching careers.


What We Do

The MMUF program provides the fellows research opportunities, financial support, mentoring, graduate preparation, and professional development.

Recent News

MMUF Selects New Cohort

March 17, 2017
The UNM MMUF program selected five fellows for the 2017-2019 cohort: Rozee Benavides, Thomas Graves, Hotvlkuce Harjo, Timoteo L'Esperance and Shelby Zubia. They will start the fellowship this coming summer. 

MMUF Fellows' Summer Experiences

August 25, 2016
Summer for most college students is a time for road trips and odd jobs. The Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship (MMUF) program takes this tradition and turns it into a life-changing experience for UNM students.

Recruiting new MMUF cohort

August, 2016
UNM MMUF is seeking applicants for the 2017-2019 MMUF Cohort. The application form is available online. The deadline of application is December 2, 2016. 

MMUF Fellows Participate in Conference at Stanford

November 18, 2015
Five University of New Mexico students traveled to Stanford University in California recently to participate in the West Coast Regional Mellon Conference. Read more...