EFN Alumni Grants support ongoing education, training, and research opportunities for former Russell E. Train Fellows, Russell E. Train Scholars, and Professional Development Grant recipients who have completed the terms of their WWF grant contract and meet all of the eligibility criteria necessary to be considered for a grant.

Please review our eligibility criteria here


The WWF Train Fellowship opportunities are for conservationists looking to pursue graduate degree study. In 2021-22, WWF is offering two opportunities:

  • To view the Guidelines for the 2022 WWF Train Fellowship for Gender Equity in Achieving Sustainable Blue Economy Outcomes Click here 
  • To view the Guidelines for the 2022 WWF Train Fellowships for Current and Aspiring University Faculty Click here

 As a reminder: This application is for individuals applying for WWF Train Fellowship opportunities to pursue master's and PhD study.