ABS: E. O. Wilson Conservation Award

Animal Behavior Society

Grant amount: Up to US $2,000

Anticipated 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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The Edward O. Wilson Conservation Award seeks to encourage graduate students of animal behavior to participate in meaningful conservation-related research. This single award of up to $2,000 USD is given in recognition of a research proposal considered meritorious for its integration of behavior and conservation.

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


  • Applicants must be enrolled in a graduate program.
  • Individuals may receive only one ABS research grant during their lifetime.

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.


  • Research grants may not be used to provide salary supplements, to pay indirect costs (overhead), or to defray tuition fees.