The Amphibian Survival Alliance (ASA) is thrilled to announce the opening of the next round of applications for our Future Leaders of Amphibian Conservation Grant Program. This initiative is a cornerstone of our efforts to foster the next wave of conservationists dedicated to amphibian survival. This special application is focused exclusively on supporting attendance at the 10th World Congress of Herpetology in Borneo (WCH10).

Who We Are Looking For

We are inviting early-career conservationists, researchers, and practitioners passionate about amphibian conservation to apply. Ideal candidates are those within 10 years of completing their last educational degree, already actively involved in amphibian conservation.

Program Overview

Our Future Leaders program is designed to support emerging conservationists who aim to advance solutions for the global survival of amphibians. The program offers various opportunities, including:

  • Conference attendance grants
  • Funding for research projects
  • Support for capacity-building initiatives

This round will ONLY focus on enabling participation in the upcoming 10th World Congress of Herpetology.

Event Information

  • Event: 10th World Congress of Herpetology
  • Location: Borneo
  • More Info: Event Details

Application Details

  • Opening Date: November 13th, 2023
  • Deadline: December 1st, 2023
  • Application Form: Apply here

Please review the Eligibility Criteria before applying. If you meet the criteria, please complete the online application to detail your background, conservation experience, and proposed congress contribution.

Applicants must submit the abstract of their oral presentation or poster session. You are required to participate in the conference either by giving oral presentations, poster presentations or confirmed participation in symposiums, workshops or roundtables. Approval letters and/or emails will be requested.

What We Offer

Successful applicants will receive funding covering registration, travel, food and accommodation.

Our Future Leaders program is more than just financial support; it’s an opportunity to grow, network, and enhance your capacity as a conservationist. Recipients gain:

  • Enhanced skills and exposure
  • Networking opportunities with global experts
  • Hands-on learning experiences
  • Profile elevation within the conservation community

Our goal is to equip promising young conservationists to drive impactful change and advance amphibian conservation globally.

Are you ready to take the next step in your conservation career? Visit our application page to start your journey.

ASA is committed to supporting the future leaders in amphibian conservation. We look forward to reviewing your application and welcoming you into a community dedicated to making a difference!