Center-Managed Grants

The Center receives extramural funding from several federal programs and private foundations. Current grants are funded by the US Department of Education Title VI Program, the Tinker Foundation, the Ford Foundation, and USAID, among others.

Center for Latin American Studies’ Extramural Grants

Latin American Studies National Resource Center
Funder: US Department of Education Title VI Program
Amount: $900,000
Dates: 2014 - 2018
PI: Williams

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships
Funder: US Department of Education Title VI Program
Amount: $990,000
Dates: 2014 - 2018

Community Policing and Public Trust: A Field Experiment in Colombia
Funder: University of Pennsylvania through funds from the Department for International Development
Amounts: $16,100.00
Dates: 07/01/2017 - 06/30/2018 (getting extended)
PI: Hanson

Achieving a Green State: Building human capacity for natural resource management in Guyana
Funder: World Wildlife Fund through funds from Norwegian Agency for Development Coop
Amount: 28,000.00
Dates: 06/05/2017 - 06/30/2018
PI: Loiselle

Wildlife Conservation Society Graduate Training for Conservation for Moses Nyago
Funder: Wildlife Conservation Fund
Amount: $36,000
Dates: 08/15/16 - 08/14/18
PI: Loiselle

Proposal to Review and Update the 2008 International Commission on Education for Sustainable Development Practice Report
Funder: Columbia University through funds from the Cheah Foundation
Amounts: $18,000
Dates: 05/01/2018 - 08/31/2018
PI: Galloway

Cross-pollinating knowledge systems: exploring indigenous local knowledge about native bee diversity and ecology
Funder: Colorado State University through funding from PEGASuS – Future Earth (The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation)
Amount: 140,625.00
Dates:10/01/2017 - 09/30/2018
PI: Townsend (Loiselle)

Strengthening of Indigenous Communities in the Isiboro Sécure Indigenous Territory and National Park (TIPNIS)
Funder: The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
Amounts: $25,000.00
Dates: 01/01/2018 - 12/31/2018
PI: Stephen Perz

INDEFOR Strengthening (Improving the Quality of Life of the Local People on the Equatoguinean Coast)
Funder: Wildlife Conservation Fund
Amount: $36,000
Dates: 05/03/16 - 06/30/2019
PI: Loiselle

Bridging Communities and Scales through a Transdisciplinary Mountain Sustainability Network
Funder: NSF
Amount: $11,317
Dates: 05/01/16 - 07/31/19
PI: Tucker

Governing Oil Palm Landscapes for Sustainability (GOLS) – Master’s Program
Funder: CIFOR-USAID
Amount: $89,152
Dates: 08/01/16 - 07/31/2019
PI: Loiselle

Tinker Field Research Grant
Funder: Tinker Foundation Incorporated
Amount: $45,000.00
Dates: 01/01/2017 - 12/31/2019
PI: Williams

Globalization and Evolving Agr-Food Networks
Funder: NSF
Amount: $375,000
Dates: 09/01/16 - 02/29/20
PI: Walker

RCN: Enabling Comparative Studies of the Process and products of Sexual Selection in a Genomic Context
Funder: NSF
Amount: $499,901
Dates: 04/01/15 - 03/31/20
PI: Loiselle

CNH-RCN Amazon Dams Network
Funder: NSF
Amount: $499,687
Dates: 08/15/16 - 07/31/21
PI: Loiselle