The schedule of the 2008 ITTO Fellowship Programme has been established. The deadlines for receipt of applications are 3 March and 3 September 2008. In this year, ITTO will hold only one Council Session in November. Therefore the fellowship applications received for the 3 March deadline will be considered through an on-line selection procedure by the Fellowship Selection Panel members. The final selection will be posted on the website by the middle of June 2008. Fellowship activities are expected to start after 1 August 2008.For the September deadline, applications received by the Secretariat before the deadline will be considered at the 44th Session of International Tropical Timber Council (3-8 November 2008) and the final selection will be posted on the website in the middle of November 2008. Fellowship activities are expected to start after 1 January 2009.
For more information about the ITTO Fellowship Programme, please visit “Fellowship Programme” on the website http://www.itto.or.jp. An information note and application form in English, French, and Spanish are available.