“MMUF is singular in the depth of its commitment to research in the humanities and humanistic social sciences, and in its robust support of scholars that stretches from the undergraduate years to the early years in the professoriate.”

~ Lee Bynum, Associate Director of MMUF, The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

Application Instruction

Deadline: December 4, 2023


To apply for MMUF program, please submit the online application form (See application sample view all questions). You will need:

  • Unofficial transcript
  • Letter of intent (one page) that clearly states your interest in the MMUF program and an academic career
  • One letter of reference from a faculty member (The letter may be sent directly to Kiyoko Simmons at ksimmons@unm.edu by your recommender.)