Thanks to a program created to honor WWF Founder Chairman Emeritus Russ Train, a new generation of conservation leaders is taking up the cause in countries around the world. EFN awards fellowships, scholarships, and professional development grants to deserving conservationists to conduct research to address the most pressing issues facing the field of conservation and sustainability.

Click here to read more about our grantees and their research in EFNews, a quarterly newsletter highlighting the work of EFN alumni.


EFN Grantee and Publication Search

This tool allows you to search grantee profiles and an accompanying list of grantee publications. To see all entries in the database, leave all fields as they are and click "begin search". For a more detailed search, you may search by "Keyword," "Grantee," "Region," "Country," or by "Year." Each search will produce results pulling from the following data fields: publication title, publication abstract, thesis title, grantee name, grantee nationality, grantee region, year grantee accepted and grantee's priority place focus.


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If you are an EFN grantee, send an email to EFN@wwfus.org to update your information, send a new photo or add publications to your profile.