Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Stone Center Summer Program Applications Now Open

January 10th, 2020

Applications for the Stone Center summer programs in Cuba, Brazil, and Guatemala are now open to Tulane and non-Tulane students at all levels. Please visit the following program websites for more information:

1. Summer in Cuba, May 22-June 20, 2020. This program offers both English and Spanish-language course options so that students with any language proficiency can earn 6 Tulane credits in Havana. In addition, Public Health students with intermediate Spanish may take a 3-credit course counting towards the major at Tulane.
Application Deadline: February 21, 2020

2. Graduate Public Health in Cuba, May 22-June 6. This 2-week course in Havana introduces graduate students in Public Health and related fields to Cuba’s national health system. Open to both Tulane and non-Tulane applicants, it enables participants to earn 3 CEPH-accredited hours.
Application Deadline: February 21, 2020

3. Summer in Brazil, June 13-July 25, 2020. This intensive Portuguese-language program in São Paolo caters to graduates and undergraduates at the intermediate and advanced levels. Participants earn 6-7 Tulane credits, and nearly full funding is available to qualified students through FLAS (separate applications).
Application Deadline: March 6, 2020

4. Mayan Language Institute, June 14-July 25, 2020. This program in Guatemala trains students in beginning, intermediate, and advanced Kaqchikel or K’iche’ Maya. Participants earn 6 Tulane credits and full funding is available to qualified students through FLAS (separate application).
Application Deadline: March 6, 2020

All applications are available on the Study Abroad Website:

If you have questions about any of these programs, please contact the Program Manager by email at or by phone at (504) 862-8629.