NACCB 2024 Financial Support Applications

Please read the below format/qualifications/criteria for each type of application before applying.

  • Deadline for all applications has been extended to March 22, 2024.
  • Award Decisions and notifications will go out the week of April 1, 2024.
  • Awardees will have until April 12, 2024 to accept an award and confirm NACCB attendance.

Email conferences@scbnorthamerica.org with any questions.

Indigenous Peoples Travel Grant

Applications must be submitted by March 22, 2024 or they will not be reviewed

Through the support of generous sponsors, SCB-NA is able to offer dedicated funding for Indigenous attendees to be present at this year’s congress. If you identify as Indigenous – that is, First Nations, Métis, lnuk (Inuit), Native American, Alaskan Native, Native Hawaiian, or another Indigenous identity – we encourage you to submit an application and to join us in Vancouver in June!

Student Travel Grant

Applications must be submitted by March 22, 2024 or they will not be reviewed

All students seeking support for in-person attendance to NACCB 2024, please fill out this form. Students who are SCB Chapter Members can also seek support via the Chapters forms below.

  • Must be a current student to apply (high school, undergraduate, graduate)

Financial Assistance Grant

Applications must be submitted by March 22, 2024 or they will not be reviewed

Recipients of these grants will be selected based on the following criteria:

  • Member of a systemically underrepresented group in conservation leadership (race/ethnicity, female, LGBTQIA+, person with disability, etc.)
  • Parent/caregiver in need of childcare/caregiving subsidy during the conference
  • Academic:
    • Middle, high school, or community college educator
    • Post-doc, or early career professional (within first two years of job post-education)
  • Loss of needed funding for conference attendance from your organization, institution, or agency due to COVID-19 related financial difficulties/no institutional support for conference attendance and COVID-19 related financial difficulties

SCB Chapters Travel Grant

Applications must be submitted by March 22, 2024 or they will not be reviewed

  • Must be an SCB member
  • Must be an officer or member of an active SCB North America-based chapter (Active =current registration)
  • Applicants agree to attend all designated Chapter events (schedule TBA)
  • Applicants agree to volunteer two hours during the main conference days (June 25-27)