Apply for the Native Student Professional Development program

The Wildlife Society and its Native Peoples’ Wildlife Management Working Group are seeking students to apply for the 2021 Native Student Professional Development program!

The program provides numerous benefits, including complimentary registrations to TWS’ Annual Conference, a one-year membership to both TWS & NPWMWG, workshop and book stipends, mentorship connections, networking opportunities, engagement with TWS leadership and more.

Eligible applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Member of a Native American, First Nations, or Indigenous Tribe, or identify as Native Alaskan or Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander;
  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in a relevant academic discipline such as wildlife biology or ecology;
  • Display a record of academic excellence and a strong interest in pursuing a career in wildlife management or conservation.

The application deadline is September 10! Click here for more information and to apply today! 

Header Image: The 2019 cohort of Native Student Professional Development program. Credit: TWS