Call Outs: Calls for Papers, Abstracts, Proposals, and More

Call for Applications
IAWF Student Scholarships
International Association of Wildland Fire
Deadline: April 24, 2017

The International Association of Wildland Fire is accepting applications for its graduate scholarship program. Scholarship of up to $3,000 will be awarded to masters or PhD candidates in studying topics related to wildland fire. Students from a wide range of disciplines are encouraged to apply. For more information on scholarship guidelines and to submit an application, visit the IAWF Web site.


Call for Expressions of Interest
Risk and Recovery Mapping Services
The European Commission
Deadline: April 30, 2017

The European Commission is offering free custom mapping services that support pre- and post-disaster emergency management through its Copernicus Emergency Management Service for Risk and Recovery Mapping. The services are available to disaster managers, civil protection agencies, and humanitarian NGOs worldwide. For more information on the service and how express interest, visit the European Commission Disaster Risk Management Knowledge Center Web site.


Call for Applications
Research-Practice Grants
Gulf Research Program
Deadline: May 3, 2017

The Gulf Research program of the National Academies is calling for applications for research-practice grants on two topics: Integration of Monitoring and Evaluation into Environmental Restoration Projects to Improve Outcomes in the Gulf of Mexico and Improving Risk-Based Evaluations to Support a Public Health Response to the Next Oil Spill. All types of U.S. organizations are invited to apply for. Up to $5 million total is available for funding. For more information on the topics and how to submit a letter of intent, visit the program Web site.


Call for Applications
i-Rec International Student Competition
University of Montreal
Deadline: May 10, 2017

The University of Montreal is accepting applications for its i-Rec international student competition. Submissions that explore displacement, settlement in developing countries, urban projects, intervention and organizational design, or similar topics are welcome. First-prize winners receive $1,100. For more information on requirements, visit the competition Web site.