WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships for Nature Conservation

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Award Amount: $10,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: 13 January 2018

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The World Wide Fund for Nature Organization is excited to announce the “WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships”. Nationalist from Africa, Asia/Pacific, Latin America/Caribbean, and Eastern Europe & Middle East will be considered for the scholarship. The scholarship is designed to provide financial support to individuals who wish to pursue short-term professional training or formal studies that will help them contribute more effectively to conservation efforts in their country.

Host Institution:

The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is an international non-governmental organization founded in 1961, working in the field of the wilderness preservation, and the reduction of human impact on the environment. It was formerly named the World Wildlife Fund, which remains its official name in Canada and the United States.

Eligibility:

The scholarship is open to nationals from Africa, Asia/Pacific, Latin America/Caribbean, Eastern Europe & Middle East will be considered, including WWF staff or candidates working as partners with WWF.

Instructions for Applying:

All applicants will download their application form through the given link is: http://d2ouvy59p0dg6k.cloudfront.net/downloads/pbs_info___application_form_english_2018.pdf

Supporting Documents:

All interested applicants must provide the following documents:

  • Evidence of acceptance from the institution where you intend to pursue your studies
  • Candidates will submit Letters of reference.
  • Copies of certificates
  • Evidence of achievements in nature conservation.

Submitting Details:

To find out your nearest WWF office to send your application, a list of WWF and Associate Offices contacts is available on the website www.panda.org/scholarships

  • If you live in a country without a WWF or WWF Associate Office, please send your application to the WWF Office/Associate nearest to your home country. If you have difficulty getting in touch with one of them, please contact the coordinator at WWF International.
  • If you are living or studying outside your country/region (e.g. in Europe or North America), you should send your application to the WWF Office/Associate in your home country/region.

Award Description:

The maximum amount for any one scholarship under this scheme is CHF 10,000.

Detailed Information Link:

http://wwf.panda.org/how_you_can_help/volunteer/prince_bernhard_scholarships/

Contact Information:

Have any question you can contact at the address given below:

Vanda Fejes (Mrs) Programme Coordinator WWF Prince Bernhard Scholarships for Nature Conservation WWF International 1196 Gland, Switzerland Direct: +41 22 364 9205 E-mail: vfejes@wwfint.org Web: www.panda.org/scholarships