Western Field Ornithologists is pleased to announce the availability of a youth scholarship for the WFO 2017 Conference to be held in Pueblo, CO. on August 16-20, 2017. The scholarship is open to youths between the ages of 12 and 22, with six scholarships for youths in Grades 6 through 12, and two scholarships for collegiate youths working towards a Bachelor’s degree.
The annual WFO conference is a four day event that includes scientific presentations, workshops, field trips, experts’ sounds and visual identification panels, and social activities. The conference offers the opportunity for motivated youths to meet those who earn their living and/or volunteer in field ornithology, bird conservation, biology and other distinguished fields.
For further details about the scholarship, please visit http://www.westernfieldornithologists.org/scholarship.php. The scholarship application may be downloaded https://www.westernfieldornithologists.org/…/WFO-2017_Confe….
The application deadline is April 5, 2017, so don’t delay, send in your application today!
WFO Board Member & Outreach Coordinator