[Coral-List] Scholarships available

Ove Hoegh-Guldberg oveh at uq.edu.au
Tue Apr 22 18:21:02 EDT 2008

CRTR Scholarships 2008 
6 GBRSP Course Scholarships available in 2008

Applications are invited for international participants from the Pacific
region, wishing to undertake the Coastal Resource Management
<http://www.cms.uq.edu.au/GBRSP/CRM.htm >
<http://www.cms.uq.edu.au/GBRSP/CRM.htm%20>  course under the Great
Barrier Reef Study Program (GBRSP) in 2008.  The course will cover
topics including: introduction to coastal zone management; the role of
policy, legislation, planning and monitoring and environment
assessments; managing development in coastal areas; examine specific
tools and skills.  
Each scholarship will cover tuition fees, transport to and from the
research station, meals and accommodation for the duration of the
course. Scholarship winners will be required to make their own
arrangements for travel to and from Brisbane. 

The Coral Reef Targeted Research & Capacity Building for Management
Program (CRTR) is a leading international coral reef research initiative
that provides a coordinated approach to credible, factual and
scientifically-proven knowledge for improved coral reef management.  For
further information on the CRTR Program please go to the Program website
at www.gefcoral.org <http://www.gefcoral.org/> .

This sponsorship is made possible with funding provided by the Coral
Reef Targeted Research (CRTR) Program's Australasian Centre of
Excellence. The CRTR Program is a partnership between the Global
Environment Facility, the World Bank, The University of Queensland
(Australia), the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric
Administration (NOAA), and approximately 40 research institutes & other
third parties around the world.


Academic Programs

Centre for Marine Studies

University of Queensland

Gerhmann Lab. (# 60)

Research Road

St. Lucia


Tel. +61 7 3365 67331

Fax  +61 7 3365 4755

gbrsp at uq.edu.au




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