We have three opportunities for those needing financial assistance to attend the Fire Congress. Please note the different application deadlines, and let us know if you have any questions!
TREE Grants: US Graduate Students Presenting Research
Applications Due: September 16
Graduate students in the U.S. who are presenting at the Fire Congress are eligible to apply for a TREE Grant to reimburse a portion of their travel expenses. Click here for more info and to apply.
Registration Scholarships: Waived or Discounted Registration
Applications Due: September 30
The Association for Fire Ecology can provide full or discounted registration waivers to help those who need financial assistance to attend the Fire Congress and to increase the diversity of congress attendees and AFE members. Click here to learn more and apply.
SWFSC Travel Grants: USFS Employees and Non-federal Employees
Applications Due: October 18
Reimbursable travel grants from the Southwest Fire Science Consortium of up to $480 each will be available to USFS employees or non-federal persons attending the conference. Early Bird registration rates are guaranteed for approved travel grant recipients. For more info or to apply: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/AFE_FireCongress