Information for Students

The Association of Field Ornithologists encourages students at all levels to become involved with the AFO and ornithology. Resources and information of special interest to students include:

Journal of Field Ornithology – Subscribe to the journal and keep up with the latest in ornithology; submit your own research for publication!

Guide to graduate schools – learn how to pick the program that is right for you!

Annual meetings – present your research in a friendly atmosphere, meet potential advisors and fellow students, and compete for a student presentation award!

Grants and awards – apply for funding to help your research!

Banding supplies – buy your field equipment from the experts!

AFO is always looking for students interested in becoming involved with the association. If you are interested in serving on committees, arranging student events at our annual meetings, or have suggestions, please let us know!