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

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
Dates:10/01/2017 - 06/30/2019
PI: Townsend (Loiselle)

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

Community Policing and Public Trust: A Field Experiment in Colombia
Funder: University of Pennsylvania through funds from the Department for International Development
Amounts: $40,336
Dates: 07/01/2017 - 06/30/2019
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
Dates: 06/05/2017 - 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
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

Latin American Studies National Resource Center
Funder: US Department of Education Title VI Program
Amount: $840,000
Dates: 2018-2020
PI: Williams

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowships
Funder: US Department of Education Title VI Program
Amount: $1,020,000
Dates: 2018 - 2020
PI: Williams

Pan-Amazon community of practice to improve transparency and accountability of infrastructure planning for good governance of protected areas mosaics
Funder: Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
Amount: $1,520,000
Dates: 2018 - 2020
Co-PIs: Loiselle, Buschbacher, Schmink, and Perz

The Use of Remote Sensing in Landscape and Social Reconstruction
Funder: NSF
Amount: $263,353
Dates: 02/01/2019 - 01/31/2021
PI: Murtha

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