The Biometrics Working Group of The Wildlife Society is offering student travel grants of up to $2,500 – DUE JULY 15

The Biometrics Working Group of The Wildlife Society is offering student travel grants of up to $2,500 for TWS student members presenting papers or posters at the Annual Conference of The Wildlife Society.

The purpose of the travel grants is to promote student interest in biometrics and the BWG.

Applicants must be students (or this year’s graduates) and members of The Wildlife Society. Preference will be given to applicants who demonstrate strong statistical or mathematical skills.

 

How to apply

To be considered, submit

  1. a cover letter requesting an award  (maximum 1 page) that explains your interest in applying quantitative methods to wildlife/ecological research;
  2. a letter of support from a mentor, advisor or supervisor; and
  3. an abstract of the paper or poster being presented at the meeting (formatted according to the meeting guidelines)

The deadline for submission of travel grants is July 15, 2017.

For more information or to submit an application, contact Rahel Sollmann, Wildlife Fish and Conservation Biology Department, UC Davis, CA, rsollmann@ucdavis.edu. Following submission, you will receive an email confirming receipt of your application.