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ABC Humane Wildlife Control & Prevention – Women in STEM
ABC Wildlife is introducing a scholarship designed to increase the number of women studying and influencing the future of science, including technology, engineering and math. This program is for individuals studying or planning to study the fields of science (excluding social sciences i.e. economics), engineering, mathematics, or technology.
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DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) Short Term Research Grants
Short-Term Research Grants are awarded for 1-6 months to highly qualified candidates who have completed a Master’s degree or Diploma, or in exceptional cases a Bachelor’s degree at the latest by the time they begin their grant supported research, or those who have already completed a PhD (postdocs). DAAD will cover health insurance and provide a flat... Read More
The goal of the Ben Avery Scholarship is to assist college sophomores, juniors and seniors in their pursuit of a degree in a natural resource-related field and assist them to gain practical knowledge regarding land stewardship. To achieve this, the Arizona Chapter of the SWCS offers the Ben Avery Scholarship. The SWCS will also provide scholarship recipients with assistance in obtaining hands-on experience through internships, volunteer... Read More
Big Island Farms is located on the tropical Hamakua coast of Hawaii’s Big Island, five miles from the breathtaking Waipio Valley and historic Honokaa Town. The quaint but thriving local community is interconnected with 10 of the world’s 13 available microclimates ranging from vibrant jungle to arid desert tundra. This ancient and sacred island lends Big Island Farms a culturally and biologically rich and diverse environment. Boasting the... Read More
Wildlife/fisheries, rangelands, conservation, watershed hydrology, and global change
This course provides experience with a wide array of field sampling and study design methods for natural resource management and policy-making. Over 3 days in the classroom and 8 days in the field, students will gain experience with field and lab techniques in wildlife and fisheries, vegetation sampling, soil and carbon dynamics, range... Read More
Students (undergrads and grads) or others (program coordinators, academic advisors) who are looking for a summer academic program with hands-on field ecology experiences under the open sky. Courses at Flathead Lake Biological Station begin June 24, 2019 and run through August 16, 2019!
A number of 400-level courses still have slots available. The following courses are all 3 credit courses except where noted:
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The Coronado National Forest is looking to hire a Student Trainee (Biological Sciences with Botany emphasis), GS-0499-5. The Coronado National Forest is one of the most diverse National Forests in the nation, with a multitude of issues and opportunities that bring national attention to the Forest. We are seeking an innovative and motivated individual willing and able to continue our efforts in being an employer of choice.
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This fellowship has been developed to provide graduate students with opportunities for training and practice in developing use-inspired and actionable science to inform natural resource management decisions. The science theme for the 2019-2020 NRWD Fellowship is improved understanding of the linkages between the management of headwater ecosystems and downstream water resources.
One applicant from each of the seven SW... Read More
The Stanislaus National Forest is seeking a few dedicated Wilderness Ranger Interns to help steward three spectacular Wilderness Areas in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California. Wilderness Rangers will be challenged both mentally and physically while helping to ensure Wilderness remains unspoiled for current and future generations. Wilderness Rangers will build both skills and self-reliance that will serve them in any career.
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Come meet our next generation of engineers and problem solvers! Arizona Project WET is seeking volunteers to assist with an Underwater Robot Competition on Saturday, April 27, 2019, from 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM at the University of Arizona Recreation Center (1400 E. 6th St). Arizona 5th - 12th-grade students have formed teams to compete in this SCOUT level ... Read More
Several fully-funded, work-study, and volunteer positions available. Students interested in field research and ecological monitering will complete a variety of tasks while working with scientists and other students at Tumamoc Hill!
- Inventorying and monitoring wildlife on Tumamoc Hill
- Developing and implementing field research programs
- Gaining an understanding of desert plants , birds, mammals, and reptiles
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