Interested in conservation? The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) offers several funding opportunities in Africa and other regions.
Russell E. Train Fellowships support individuals pursuing a master’s or doctoral degree in conservation. This year’s competition includes study on Building Capacity in Sustainable Food Systems and Conservation in Cambodia, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, Kenya, Laos, Madagascar, Namibia, Republic of Congo, Vietnam, or Zambia; Conservation in Mozambique in Mozambique only; or Current & Aspiring University Faculty for Conservation in select countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Applications are due March 1; learn more here.
The World Wildlife Fund also offers funding for women from Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, or the Republic of Congo interested in conservation. Funding opportunities are available for additional professional development and scholarships for more formal certifications and degrees. Apply here by February 1.