Welcome to the Petters Research Institute Website
  • Steven Harris and Marissa Bellino recently created the Biodiversity Center of Belize as part of PRI. Center's website

  • PRI is thankful to Velina Petters for recently endowing the Alfonso L. Petters Memorial Scholarship. Thanks also to Armead and Francisco Carrillo for their donation towards PRI's programs.

  • Congratulations to PRI scholar Cindy Espinal for being the 2014 valedictorian of Ecumenical High School.
    Her education was supported by a Dr. J. Stanley Absher Scholarship.

  • Congratulations to Mischa-von-Derek Aikman, a former participant in the Duke Talent Identification Program (TIP)
    offered at PRI, on his 2014 graduation from Duke University.
    Article about the TIP program by Mischa: More

  • The Elodie and Stephen Harris Scholarship and the Boris Zeleniak Scholarship were awarded to Juana Meza to attend
    Saint John's College in Belize City. More

  • The Gaylor G. Allen II Scholarship was awarded to Adadiche Ejike to attend Ecumenical High School in Dangriga. More

  • The Dr. J. Stanley Absher Scholarship was awarded to Cindy Espinal to attend Ecumenical High School
    in Dangriga. More

  • The Dr. Barbara Morrison-Rodriguez Scholarship was awarded to Lemuel Clarke and Leslie Solis, who are attending Ecumenical High School in Dangriga. More.

  • The Dr. Marcus Werner Scholarship was awarded to Araine Muschamp, who will be attending sixth form. More

  • PRI signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Belize High School to collaborate on
    academic programs, service learning, and community projects. News

  • The Alfonso L. Petters Memorial Scholarship was awarded to Edwin Rodriguez, who was valedictorian of
    the Epworth Methodist Elementrary School in Dangriga. More

U.S. Ambassador Robert Dieter's visit to PRI
PRI Scientific Workshop:
Dr. An presenting his research
PRI Student Research Projects:
student, Angel Sabal, explaining
his applied math project to Ms. HB
PRI-BDF Computer Course: students assembling computers;
102 participated
PRI Teacher Training: Mr. Stewart (left) discusses
a math lesson with Mr. Morgan (right)
PRI-BDF Computer Assembly Course:
Mr. Schretter lecturing
PRI Math-Science Summer Course:
Mrs. Abdul-Salaam guiding students
PRI Language Arts Summer Course:
Dr. Absher reading poetry to his class
Dangriga, Belize
Garifuna drums, Dangriga
Tropical flowers, Belize

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