Alumni Grant Application

Please read the following before continuing on to the application.

EFN Alumni Grants support ongoing education, training, and research opportunities for former Russell E. Train Fellows, Russell E. Train Scholars, and Professional Development Grant recipients who have completed the terms of their WWF grant contract and meet all of the eligibility criteria necessary to be considered for a grant. Please review the eligibility criteria on the EFN Alumni Page prior to starting your application. Applicants may request up to US $3,500.

In addition to the online application you will also be asked to upload the following:

  • Proof you completed the training or degree program for which you received your EFN grant
  • Proof you have worked in conservation in your home country for at least two years since completing your EFN-funded training or degree
  • A digital copy of your acceptance letter to the proposed training, course, or conference
  • A signed employer approval form (download form here)
  • A curriculum vitae (CV)

You may save and return to your application at any time. To save your application, click the "save" button at the bottom of the screen. We highly recommend saving your application every 5 minutes. Please answer all questions completely. All fields marked with an * are required before submission.

When you have completed your application click the "submit" button at the bottom of the page. Once your application has been received you will receive a confirmation email from EFN. If you have any questions about the application or are having problems, please contact us at [email protected].

Please click CONTINUE if you have read all the eligibility criteria.

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