Bat Conservation International is now accepting applications its 2014 BCI Student Research Scholarships. Grants of up to $5,000 each will be awarded for the 2014-15 academic year. Grants will be awarded to support research that is directly related to bat conservation, with an emphasis on projects that document roosting and feeding habitat requirements of bats, their ecological and economic roles or their conservation needs.
Students enrolled in any college or university worldwide are eligible to apply for BCI scholarships. Applications are competitive and will be reviewed by bat scientists outside BCI.
The application deadline for 2014 scholarships is December 15, 2013. Information and the online application form are available at www.batcon.org/scholarships.