Conservation Action Research Network (CARN) is inviting applications for Congo Basin Grant Program (CBGP). Programme is available for African graduate students and early career professionals working in the areas of biodiversity, conservation and environmental sustainability in the Congo Basin region.

Brief Description: CARN seeks to advance evidence-based conservation efforts that conserve biodiversity and ecosystem health, protect threatened wildlife species and habitats, and promote environmental sustainability.

Eligibility: Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible to apply for this scholarship:-
-Resident of one of the following countries: Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Republic of Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central African Republic and Uganda.
-35 years of age or younger
-Enrolled in a graduate program or hold a professional position.

Award Includes: Research grants of up to $5,000 USD value are awarded to African graduate students.

Study Program: Grants are available to pursue research programme.

Study Major: Grants are awarded in the areas of biodiversity, conservation and environmental sustainability in the Congo Basin region.

Host Organization: Congo Basin region

Number of Awards: Not Known

National/International Students: Students from Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Republic of Congo, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central African Republic and Uganda are eligible to apply for this programme.

Governing Body: Conservation Action Research Network (CARN), USA

Application Procedure: The mode of application is online.

Submission Deadline: The deadline application is May 1, 2016.

For more details visit the official site.