DRCLAS is committed to deepening engagement with Central America and the Caribbean through an active program of events and activities in Cambridge, experiential learning opportunities for students, and support for faculty research.
Under the leadership of its faculty chair, the Central America & the Caribbean Faculty Committee leads the vision, priorities and projects related to the region undertaken by the program.
Become a Visiting Scholar
The Central American Fellowship focuses on topics related to Central America and the Wilbur Marvin Fellowship is awarded to researchers working on issued related to medicine, public health, the environment, education, and strengthening philanthropy in Central America and Puerto Rico.
Current Visiting Scholars
In the 2021-2022 academic year, DRCLAS will welcome 11 Visiting Scholars in a variety of disciplines including anthropology, literature, international relations, public policy, and visual culture.