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|New Generation Plantations Workshop||13 May||Umhlanga, Durban||RSVP: Ndumie Mbambo
|ICFR Midlands Field Day||29 May 2013||Hilton||Enquiries: Sally Upfold
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The Southern African Institute of Forestry (SAIF) and the William C Teie bursary fund will be awarding a R20 000 bursary per year for 2013 and 2014 to a MSc or MTech post graduate student studying forestry and veld fire management.
Mr Teie is the author of the popular "Fire Manager's Handbook on Veld and Forest Fires" which is edited by Tiaan Pool. Mr Teie has kindly donated all South African royalties from the handbook to a bursary fund for South African students carrying out post graduate research in forest and veld fire management. A panel of fire management experts and SAIF council members will select the most suitable candidate.
The requirements for the 2013/2014 bursary are as follows:
The final date for acceptance of applications is 28 June 2013. Applications must be addressed to Corine Viljoen at firstname.lastname@example.org. For further information, please contact Corine on 082 523 8733 or Andrew McEwan at 083 676 5668.More Editor's Choice
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