Student support to Attend the First African Bioacoustics Community Conference – 2nd to 7th Dec – Open to All Students/ Unwaged
 
Held at The University of Cape Town. Organised by SEEC and Sea Search Research and Conservation. 
 
Great News – The Acoustical Society of America (ASA) is co-sponsoring the ABC conference! 

ASA is providing financial support for a limited number of African students/unwaged persons to attend the First African Bioacoustics Community conference in December! This will include the icebreaker event and associated conference evenings (but not workshops or seal outing).

For more info please check out: https://africanbioacoustic.wixsite.com/abcommunity for further information

Application Deadline – 21st October 2018.

Please note the following:

• This opportunity is open to current students or unwaged scientists/students from Africa or students registered at African Universities.
• The opportunities will be provided on a merit basis.
• Conference presentation is not a pre-requisite to receiving these awards, however, preference may be given to presenting students.
• Supported persons are expected to attend the icebreaker (2nd Dec) and full conference days – 3rd to 6th December 8:30 am to 6pm.
• Supported students are expected to write a short blog post about their experiences
• To Apply – Please Send a short (300 word) letter of motivation and CV to: africanbioacoustics@gmail.com