Applications are invited for WWF Professional Development Grants to undertake short ncourses and non-degree training in Switzerland. Application is open for international students in 2018.

The aim of this scholarships is to encourage and support academically able and talented students.

Deadline:November 2017
Study in:
Providers:

World Wide Fund (WWF)

Course Level:Short-term, Non-degree training
Field of Study:All subjects

Benefits for WWF Professional Development Grants:

Value of these grants $6,500

Eligibility for  WWF Professional Development Grants:

  • You must be a citizen of an eligible country.
  • You must currently be living and working in your home country.
  • You must have at least three years of work experience (paid position) in a conservation-related field in your home country.
  • You must have applied to or already be accepted to participate in the proposed training at the time you submit your application.
  • Your current work and proposed training must help advance conservation in your home country.
  • You must not be enrolled in an academic degree program.
  • You must have approval from your employer to participate in the proposed training and the promise of continued employment.
  • You must have a bank account in your own name that can receive US dollars.
  • You must not have received funding from EFN in the past. Previous PDG recipients may be eligible for Alumni Grants.
  • The proposed training must take place at least 90 days after the application deadline.
  • The proposed training must be completed within 6 months and must not lead to an academic degree.
  • You must submit all required documents by the application deadline.

Nationality:

 BelizeBhutan, Bolivia, Cambodia, Central African Republic, Colombia, Dem. Republic of Congo, Ecuador, Fiji, French,Guiana,Gabon,Guatemala,Guyana,Honduras,Indonesia,Kenya,Laos,Madagascar,Malaysia,Mozambique,Myanmar,Namibia,Nepal,Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Solomon  Islands, Suriname, Uganda, Vietnam,  and Zambia applicants can apply for these grants.

 College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have at least three years of work experience

English Language Requirement: Applicants should have good command over the English language.


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