Collaborate, learn, and network with your colleagues both in person and online. Attend our annual meeting, the largest conference in North America for conservation professionals.

Speaker Stipends

Our groups and networks offer a small number of stipends to help defray costs for their speakers at the meeting. Recipients can use stipends for transportation, lodging, meals, and registration.

Submission Deadline: Ongoing

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  • Must be a member of the respective group or network      
  • Must be an in-person speaker at one of our meetings
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Application Process 

Officers for each group will review applications and may prioritize students, recent graduates, and those who have not received funding within the past three years.

Application Sections:

  1. Applicant Information
  2. Budget

Applicants can save and complete their application at a later time. They must click “Submit” to submit their application. Applicants cannot edit submitted forms.