Sponsored Latin American Memberships

The Association of Field Ornithologists will provide one-year membership awards to qualified Latin American Ornithologists. These awards are restricted to individuals based in Latin America and may include, professionals, non-professionals, and students.

Natalia Trujillo Arias - Argentina - sponsored for 2015

Natalia Trujillo Arias – Argentina – sponsored for 2015

This award provides the following benefits:

To be eligible for an AFO sponsored membership award, you must:

  1. Be a current resident of any Latin American country (including the Caribbean, Mexico, Central and South America)
  2. Be actively involved in field ornithology (professional, student or non-professional) in Latin America

To apply, please submit, by email no later than October 15th:

  1. A completed application form
  2. A resume or curriculum vitae

Resumes/CVs of all applicants should include your educational history, relevant employment history (if any), and citations for publications in the area of ornithology.

Resumes/CVs of student applicants should also indicate the degree for which a student is a candidate (e.g., Bachelor’s, Masters or Doctorate/Ph.D.), the educational institution at which they are currently enrolled, expected date of degree completion, title of thesis or dissertation research being conducted, and the name and email address of their academic supervisor.

Applications are available in English and Spanish. Completed applications should be sent to: Valentina Ferretti: vferretti@macn.gov.ar

You can now apply online! Click HERE for application form.

Please direct any questions about the awards or application process to:

Valentina Ferretti
División Ornitología
Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales – CONICET
Av. Ángel Gallardo 470
Buenos Aires, C1405DJR
Argentina
email: vferretti@macn.gov.ar

phone: +5411-4982-6595, ext. 186

Awarded Members

Congratulations to the following individuals who were awarded a year’s membership to the AFO:

Each recipient was awarded a membership for 2015

Alejandro V. Baladrón – Argentina

Alejandro V. Baladrón – Argentina

Alejandro Víctor Baladrón
∙ province: Buenos Aires
∙ country: Argentina

Gustavo Sebatián Cabanne
∙ province: Buenos Aires
∙ country: Argentina

Natalia Cristina Garcia
∙ province: Buenos Aires
∙ country: Argentina

Paula Sabrina Garrido Coria
∙ province: Mendoza
∙ country: Argentina

Paulo Emilio Llambias
∙ province: Mendoza
∙ country: Argentina

Natalia Trujillo Arias
∙ province: Capital Federal
∙ country: Argentina

Sofia Zalazar
∙ province: Corrientes
∙ country: Argentina

Agustín Zarco
∙ province: Mendoza
∙ country: Argentina

Each student was awarded a membership for 2014

Flavia Barzan (undergraduate student)
∙ province: Buenos Aires
∙ country: Argentina

Cynthia Ursino (Ph.D. student)
∙ province: Buenos Aires
∙ country: Argentina

Jésica Leon (undergraduate student)
∙ province: Entre Rios
∙ country: Argentina

Fernando Gabriel López (undergraduate student)
province: La Pampa
∙ country: Argentina