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The Alfred Toepfer Natural Heritage Scholarships 2012

Young European conservationists are invited to apply for this award and get the chance to receive € 3,000 to undertake a study visit to one or more protected areas located in a European country other than their own. Applicants must be under 35 years old and have a European nationality. Themes for applications must be connected to the management of natural areas. The scholarships enhance international cooperation and advance the quality, innovation and European dimension of the management of natural areas, such as national parks. At the end of their study visit the scholars must produce a report on their findings that will be shared with practitioners in charge of managing Europe’s natural heritage. The scholarships will be awarded at the annual EUROPARC Conference on 22nd–25th October 2012 in Genk, Belgium.

Deadline to apply is 11th May 2012.

Further information can be found here