Title of Programme: Professional Development Grants for Women Conservationists, 2013/14
Host/Provider: Russell E. Train Education for Nature Program ( throught the support from the Liz Claiborne and Art Ortenberg Foundation).
Fields of Study: The grant is awarded for training that enhances skills necessary for effective conservation work and career advancement.
Level (Degree): These grants support short-term non-degree training.
Target Applicants: Citizen and permanent resident of Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, or Republic of Congo. Ex-patriots from outside the region will not be eligible regardless of legal status.
Eligibility/Requirements: -Applicants must meet the following criteria to be eligible for an EFN professional development grant.
•Applicant must be a citizen and permanent resident of Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, or Republic of Congo. Ex-patriots from outside the region will not be eligible regardless of legal status.
•Applicant must be a woman currently employed in conservation at a government agency, protected area, NGO, or educational institution.
•Applicant must have at least 6 months work experience in conservation.
•Applicant must have identified and applied to attend a training course relevant to her work. Conference attendance will not be supported under this initiative.
•Proposed training must be completed within 6 months and must not lead to an academic degree. Individuals currently enrolled in an academic degree program are not eligible.
•Applicant must have the support of her supervisor with a guarantee that she will return to her position upon completing training.
•Applicants who have not received funding from EFN in the last 3 years to be given preference.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is electronically.
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