Funded through a consortium of TBA funders, The TBA Postgraduate Scholarships are annually offered by the Tropical Biology Association to its African alumni. They are intended to help African alumni undertake postgraduate studies after they have attended TBA courses, as part of the TBA alumni follow up support programme designed to promote human resource development and strengthen professional expertise among African biologists in biodiversity conservation and research. You can download the postgraduate application form as a Word or PDF file (you will need Adobe Acrobat to read this). You can also download the guidelines for applications in PDF format. Scholarship includes: * Funding granted for up to two years of study leading to the award of a Masters degree. * Depending on the proposed study programme, the scholarship will include tuition fees, travel costs, study materials, and a modest living allowance.
* Applicants must be nationals from Africa who have attended a TBA course. * Priority will be given to those who attended courses since 2001. Applicants must pursue a postgraduate degree that will directly enhance their research and conservation skills as is relevant to their own country.