CWF Scholarships for Students of Conservation

Are you pursuing a career in conservation? The Canadian Wildlife Federation would like to help with your education!


At CWF our journey has been about creating awareness, education and action for habitat and wildlife. Along the way, we take pride in recognizing the efforts of individuals who strive to make a difference towards this goal. Learn about the scholarship program we are proud to support.

Orville Erickson Memorial Scholarships

The Orville Erickson Memorial Scholarships are awarded once per year to post-secondary students in the field of conservation. The fund is administered by the Canadian Wildlife Foundation and is financed entirely by private-sector donations in memory of Orville Erickson, a prominent Canadian conservationist and past CWF president. The deadline for applications is May 25 of each year.

(Canadian Wildlife Federation)