Future Conservationist Awards - Conservation Leadership Programme

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The Conservation Leadership Programme is offering Future Conservationist Awards of up to $12,500 to high potential teams who aim to develop their skills through practical conservation projects.

These awards are highly competitive and winners are selected from amongst the best quality applications.

There will be $250,000 worth of funding available for the Future Conservationist Award winning projects.

Successful applicants will:

  • Develop the knowledge, skills and abilities of team members;

  • Implement a focused, high-priority conservation project combining research and action;

  • Contribute to the long-term success of local conservation efforts; and

  • Contribute to the education and awareness of local stakeholders.

    As part of the award, one member from each team is selected to represent their project at a training course and the Society for Conservation Biology international meeting.

    The course is aimed at developing innovative project management, education, facilitation and communication skills.

    By linking with the annual Society for Conservation Biology Meeting, CLP are able to link participants to a strong, professional network, facilitating future international collaboration.

    For more information please contact:
    Conservation Leadership Programme
    BirdLife International
    Wellbrook Court
    Girton Road
    Cambridge, CB3 0NA
    United Kingdom

    Tel: +44 (01223) 277318
    Fax: +44 (01223) 277200
    Email: clp[at]birdlife.org

    Deadline: 6th November.

    For more information and application guidelines, see: Future Conservationist Awards Website

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