LISTSERV mailing list manager LISTSERV 15.5

Help for FISH-SCI Archives

FISH-SCI Archives

FISH-SCI Archives


Next Message | Previous Message
Next in Topic | Previous in Topic
Next by Same Author | Previous by Same Author
Chronologically | Most Recent First
Proportional Font | Monospaced Font


Join or Leave FISH-SCI
Reply | Post New Message
Search Archives

Subject: NANFA Conservation Research Grant
From: Bruce Stallsmith <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Scientific forum on fish and fisheries <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:09:27 -0400

text/plain (98 lines)

><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>
<><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><

Since 2001 the North American Native Fishes Association, NANFA, has funded the Conservation Research Grant, focusing on
 supporting research relating to the conservation of North America's 
indigenous fish fauna, particularly those that are threatened or 
endangered.  The Conservation Research Grant could be awarded to someone
 in academia, a conservation group, or to an independent 
researcher.  The maximum award for any one proposal is budgeted at 
$1000.  The deadline for submission of an application is January 20th, 

Application Guidelines

Qualifying applicants must be members in good standing of  NANFA. 
Membership dues will be accepted with funding  applications, or paid 
separately to NANFA, P.O. Box 1596,

Milton, WA 98354-1596. Annual dues are $30 (U.S.), $35 (Canada and México), and $44 (all other countries).

Research proposals should be no longer than 2 double-spaced pages, plus a
 separate short budget and timeline, and 4 copies of all application 
materials should be submitted. Proposals should include a clear 
statement as to how this research will benefit the study organism and/or
 its environment.

Proposal format should be as follows:

• Question to be investigated

• Objectives

• Description of work (methods, design, assumptions, constraints)

• Benefits

• Accomplishments (related research efforts)

Proposals should be accompanied by a one-page resume from the applicant,
 and a letter of recommendation from the applicant’s major professor or 
from someone familiar with your background and research. This letter of 
recommendation should include an e-mail address for verifying 
references. Electronic submissions are acceptable; send either a .pdf or
 a .doc file. If you have any queries as to whether you qualify for this
 grant, please contact Bruce Stallsmith, below.

Please list other sources of financial support for your project.

Researchers must obtain all necessary permits for conducting their research.

We ask that the recipient write a non-technical article on their 
research for American Currents, NANFA’s quarterly journal, to be 
submitted as soon as the research is complete. Recipients are also 
encouraged to attend an annual NANFA Convention to present research 

The deadline for applications is January 20, 2015. The award decision will be announced by March 31, 2015.

Submit applications to:

Dr. Bruce Stallsmith, Department of Biological Sciences, University of 
Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL 35899. Phone: 256-824-6992. 
E-mail: [log in to unmask] (Complete applications in .pdf or .doc format 
may be sent to the e-mail address above.)

--Bruce Stallsmith
Huntsville, AL, US of A
><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>
For information, send INFO FISH-SCI to [log in to unmask]

                   The FISH-SCI List Archive

     To cancel your subscription, send a blank message to:
           [log in to unmask]
<><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><  <><

Back to: Top of Message | Previous Page | Main FISH-SCI Page



CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager