SCB Global service Award2019


Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 5447

Opportunity Description

If you are providing services in any field associated with conservation biology and want to win awards offered by Society for Conservation Biology (SCB), nominate to SCB Global service for 2019, the application is open up to 18 January, 2019.

There are several types of awards offered SCB. The selected awardees will be awarded at SCB’s 2019 international Congress for Conservation Biology. Over 2000 conservation scientists, students and policy makers including Non-governmental organizations will participate in this congress in Malaysia. The congress is for five days with the content of talks, training sessions, workshops and roundtables, networking opportunity and field trips. A limited number of scholarships are available for students from developing countries.

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Date of congress: July 21-25, 2019

Types of award offered by SCB:

Distinguished Service Award

This award is offered to distinguish individuals, groups and organizations providing services in different field of conservation biology and divided in the following three sub-types:

1.      The Edward T. LaRoe Memorial Award:

This Award is only for leaders in translating conservation biology principals. Government employees and individuals who have work experience in public services are preferred.

2.      The Early Career Conservationist Award:

The people, whose first careers after school graduation are in conservation field with less than 10 years of experience are encouraged to nominate, but the people who work in conservation field as second career cannot nominate.

3.      The conservation Beacon Award:

The women with disabilities, low income , trans women and the women who are unable to continue their higher education are preferably encouraged to nominate.


Regional Distinguished Service Awards

The application for this award will open in November 2019.

 Application process

Here is the guidelines to nominate and submit your application form for SCB Global service.

  • Download and Fill the Nomination form
  • Have at least two support letters
  • Submit your application form to this Email
  • Write the types of SCB Global service awards, and nominee name on the subject line of your email.
  • The support letters should be in separate PDF or Word file.

Application form with support letters and other materials must be submitted in one email

For more information please visit the Society for Conservation Biology website


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