Mark your calendar for these important dates!
EARLY BIRD RECORD BOOK SUBMISSION
Invitation to attend professional wildlife/fisheries conference.
Spend time learning about current conservation issues and networking with professionals in the field.
FINAL RECORD BOOK SUBMISIION
Return to field school tuition free as an Assistant Team Leader or Apprentice
Awarded to the top 4 outreach leaders per field school based on
review of final Record Book.
FINAL SUBMISSION WITH 800+ PTS OF OUTREACH
Qualifies you to compete for College Scholarship
Depending on funding, college scholarships are awarded to the top outreach leader at each field school.
You will have the opportunity to join three video calls throughout the year to learn more about how to connect with your community and excel in your outreach.
A special day just for Wildlife Leadership Academy students to tour and learn about various colleges and universities!
Locations, dates and times are subject to change.
Penn State DuBois (wildlife technology program): September 21, 2022
Kutztown University (biology, sciences program): October 25, 2022
Chatham University (Eden Hall Sustainability Campus): November 17th, 2022
Susquehanna University (fisheries program): Spring 2023, date TDB
Spend time learning about current conservation issues and networking with professionals in the field!
**Invitations for the PA Chapter of the Wildlife Society Conference and Coldwater Conference are sent to students who send in an Early Bird Record Book by November 15 – even one outreach activity qualifies you!
|PA Chapter of The Wildlife Society Conference|
|Coldwater Conference (Every other year)|
|PA Botany Symposium|
WINNER’S (EDUCATIONAL) WEEKEND!
A fall weekend to celebrate the top teams at each field school. **Keep an eye out for an email from us for RSVP if your team won!
When: October 14-16, 2022
Where: Krislund Camp & Conference Center
ACADEMY ALUMNI REUNION
Each fall the Academy hosts an Alumni Reunion to re-connect you with your fellow Ambassadors. All alumni, parents and family members are invited for a wonderful evening of connection and fun!