What is Princeton in Latin America (PiLA)?

Princeton in Latin America (PiLA) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, affiliated with but independent from Princeton University. It was founded by Princeton University alumni and is overseen by a board of directors made up largely thereof. PiLA has partnerships with non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and community, government, and multilateral organizations throughout Latin America and the Caribbean that seek highly qualified recent college graduates to take up yearlong service fellowships in development work. PiLA Fellowships offer formative field experience to those interested in working with community-oriented organizations in Latin America and the Caribbean and those who are eager to pursue careers in international development.