Published On: dim, Fév 3rd, 2019

Apply for 2019 World Forest Institute International Fellowship

Fellowship candidates should meet these minimum qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in the field of forestry, natural resources, or other related degree (i.e. Architects working with wood products) and 3 to 5 years of relevant work experience.
  • Proficiency in English, both written and spoken, able to comprehend and communicate on a professional level in English.
  • At least 21 years of age.
  • Submit an initial project/research proposal with the following components:
    • A clear research topic, example: urban forest inventory, biomass supply-chain, carbon policy, forestry regulation, conservation finance…
    • Identified essential questions the project/research will address, example: how to collect data in an urban forest, how to quantity biomass production, how to work with key stay holders, how to map decision making processes, how to identify successful projects and funding…
    • Organizations and people proposed to meet and/or collaborate with in the Pacific Northwest to answer the project/research questions.
    • A plan to implement lessons learned, example: host a seminar, write and/or publish a paper, start a new organization, method…)
  • Ability to be self-motivated, to work independently towards a clear research goal or output, and to work with colleagues from diverse backgrounds.

How to apply: follow the link https://www.worldforestry.org/