Thank you for your submission!

The first round of Firetail Fellowships is over.

We send a warm welcome to our first Firetail fellows! All of the projects have been truly inspiring and we look forward to offering a new set of opportunities very soon!

Missed the deadline? Let us know, we’ll see what we can do to support your project!

What you get

Accepted projects will receive a full Firetail license and access to our expert support for up to one year

What you need

A decent idea for a student project or an ongoing project in the scope of

    1. movement ecology
    1. animal tracking
    1. conservation
    1. GIS

Other field of work? Let us know!

Eligible for students, PhD candidates, recent PhDs and non-profit organisation associates. If your project is backed by sufficient 3rd party or institutional funding to cover Firetail, we ask you to be fair and file a request there first.

What we need

an abstract of 250 to 400 words explaining the core idea, novelty, impact

1-2 figures explaining your ideas (optional)

few references to related work providing scientific context

Deadline expired for now: don’t miss the next round

Submit everything as one pdf until Feb 28th 2023 to

subject: “FT fellowship: {your project description}”

Please include an affiliation, start and end date and supervisors (if applicable) for the project

Language: English or German

Decision Date Phase I

Decision notifications will be sent from

March 31st 2023