Amy R. Samuels Cetacean Behavior and Conservation Award

Animal Behavior Society


Grant amount: Up to US $2,000

Deadline: Dec 15, 2018

Applicant type: Graduate Student

Funding uses: Research

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Anywhere in the world

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Overview:

The Amy R. Samuels Cetacean Behavior and Conservation Grant was established to provide financial support for graduate students studying cetacean behavior and/or cetacean conservation in natural environments. The goal of the award is to encourage original and significant research that focuses on endangered populations or species, or on critically important problems in cetacean behavioral biology.

The award shall be given only if there are proposals deemed worthy by the judges in any given year. Thus, there may be years in which no award is made.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Applicant must be a graduate student.
  • Project must involve field research.
  • Project must involve studying cetacean behavior and/or cetacean conservation in natural environments.
  • Research must focus on endangered populations or species, or on critically important problems in cetacean behavioral biology.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member. Applicants must be active members of the Animal Behavior Society or Members of the Association for the Study of Animal Behavior.

Ineligibility:

  • The award cannot be used for laboratory research.