Nigerian Conservation Foundation (NCF) has concluded arrangements to award scholarship grants to another set of doctoral students in Nigerian universities.
The research grants which are being awarded with the support from Chevron Nigeria Limited is given to Nigerian citizens wishing to undertake research work in fields related to nature conservation and sustainable livelihood.
NCF will continue to encourage students who embark on research that meets its mission of preserving a full range of Nigerian biodiversity which includes, species, ecosystems and genetic biodiversity, the promotion of sustainable use of natural resources for the benefit of present and future generations; and the advocacy of actions that minimize pollution and wasteful utilization of renewable resources.
The S.L. Edu Memorial Lecture was initiated by NCF to immortalize the founder and firstPresident of the Foundation, Late Chief Shafi Lawal Edu.