Welcome to My Undocumented Life! A place where we can document our lives as undocumented immigrants. MyUndocumentedLife.org is dedicated to providing up-to-date information and resources for undocumented immigrants. Here, you will find the latest on scholarship opportunities, immigration news, ways in navigating the educational system, and more.
Platt Family Essay Contest: Open to Undocumented Undergraduate Students with and without DACA
The Platt Family Essay Contest, administered by The Lincoln Forum, is open to undocumented undergraduate students (with and without DACA) in any state across the country. The first prize is $1500, the second prize is $750, and the third prize… Read More ›
California Latino Legislative Caucus Foundation: Scholarship Open to Undocumented Undergraduate and Graduate Students with and without DACA in California
The California Latino Legislative Caucus Foundation, a “non-profit corporation established to promote and support Latino culture and heritage in California and to educate the public about Latino culture, heritage and issues of importance to Latinos in California,” has a scholarship… Read More ›
“Mental Health Workshop: Supporting Undocumented Students”: Online Webinar open to All
The California Community Colleges’ Chancellor’s Office and the Foundation for California Community Colleges are hosting an online free webinar called “Mental Health: Supporting Undocumented Students” on Wednesday May 17, 2023 from 10am to 11am PT. “This webinar will introduce various… Read More ›
Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship in Anthropology and Related Fields: Open to Undocumented Students with or without DACA
The Wenner-Gren Foundation administers the Hunt Postdoctoral Fellowship for scholars of anthropology and related fields! This postdoc opportunity is open to undocumented students with or without DACA. The fellowship provides a stipend of up to $40,000 for nine months of… Read More ›
Research Grants in Anthropology and Related Fields from the Wenner-Gren Foundation: Open to Undocumented Students With and Without DACA!
The Wenner-Gren Foundation supports anthropologists and scholars in related fields with their research. They are “committed to playing a leadership role in anthropology [and related fields]. We help anthropologists advance anthropological knowledge, build sustainable careers, and amplify the impact of… Read More ›
Fejos Postdoctoral Fellowship in Ethnographic Film: Open to Undocumented Students with or without DACA who have a PhD
The Wenner-Gren Foundation administers the Fejos Postdoctoral Fellowship in Ethnographic Film for scholars who have received a PhD in anthropology and related fields who seek to make an ethnographic film or multi-media project about their research! Fejos fellowships provide up… Read More ›
Cal State Long Beach In-Person 4th Annual UndocU Conference!
Cal State Long Beach in California is hosting their 4th annual UndocU Conference in-person on their campus on Friday, April 14th! Students, community members, staff, faculty, and administrators are encouraged to attend. You don’t have to be affiliated with Cal… Read More ›
New York Educators: Mobilizing Our Knowledge for Aspiring and Current Undocumented Educators Conference
The CUNY-Initiative on Immigration and Education (CUNY-IIE) is organizing a free conference in person in New York City on April 19, 2023 for undocumented students, educators who work with undocumented students, community members, and higher education faculty and administrators! CUNY-IIE’s… Read More ›
Online Short Film Festival by/about Immigrant/Undocumented Communities!
UndocuFilmmakers Collective, Culture Strike, and Jesús Iñiguez are hosting an online short film festival called “Beyond Status” that features stories by migrant filmmakers! “Beyond Status” is a series of short form films produced by The Center for Cultural Power, written… Read More ›
Job Opportunities: Social Media Specialist and Design Associate with Immigrants Rising
Immigrants Rising is a nonprofit organization that provides resources to undocumented folks as it relates to a wide range of needs, including mental health, legal, education, and employment. Immigrants Rising is currently hiring a Social Media Specialist and a Design… Read More ›