ABS Mentoring Program for Students in Latin America
Name of Student
Name of Student's Advisor
Name of Academic Institution/University
When (year) do you expect to complete your degree or research project? (This can be an approximation and is not considered a commitment to finish by this date)
Briefly describe (in a few sentences) your area of interest in animal behavior, the topic or theme of your research project, and the animal you are working with:
Briefly, what would you most hope to gain from this mentoring program? Why do you think you are a good candidate for this program and how do you see the program helping you to develop and advance your professional interests and careers?
As much as possible we try to find a mentor who speaks your language (Spanish or Portuguese), but this is not always possible. Do you feel you and your thesis or research advisor have enough facility in English to be able to effectively communicate with a mentor who only speaks English?
Yes (English-speaking Mentor is fine)
No (Mentor must speak my language)