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The Society for Conservation GIS scholarship

15 January 2016

Photo: © www.esri.com
Photo: © www.esri.com
The Society for Conservation GIS (SGIS) Global Scholarship Programme is a support programme that is offering to cover SOME of the costs to allow you attend two of the best conservation GIS conferences in the world, Esri and SCGIS, and join a very tight-knit community in specialised training courses before these conferences.

This year the application process has moved up by a month so please note the early deadline of 7 February 2016. Kindly also note the eligibility and obligations sections in the application form.

The Society for Conservation GIS (SCGIS) is offering a scholarship to attend the following in California:
  • Specialized GIS training (30 May - 22 June 2016 at Blue Oak Ranch Reserve [dates tentative])
  • The SCGIS Annual Conference (23 - 26 June 2016 in Monterey)
  • The ESRI International User Conference (27 June - 01 July 2016 in San Diego)
SCGIS Application Form
Should you be interested in applying for the scholarship and for more information, kindly open the SCGIS scholarship application form.

Please follow the instructions carefully. Note that all applications need to be emailed to Marina Faber OR SCGIS by Sunday, 7 February 2016. You will receive a confirmation of receipt - if not, please follow up.

Click here for information on the SCGIS and here for more information on the ESRI User Conference.

Good luck!