2018 IAWF Scholarship Announcement

In an effort to continue to promote the scholarly pursuits and graduate level training within the global wildland fire community, in 2018 the International Association of Wildland Fire (IAWF) will again be awarding two graduate-level scholarships, each valued at $3,000USD to IAWF members who are Master of Science/Arts (MSc/MA) or Doctoral (PhD) students studying wildland fire or wildland fire related topics.

We encourage applications from students studying any aspect of wildland fire be it from the perspective of physical, ecological or social science to less traditional subject areas as well: we are looking through this scholarship to recognize and support any type of research relevant to the global wildland fire community. 

The application period will be open between 12 February 2018 and 2 April 2018.  Scholarship recipients will be announced by the end of May 2018.

Scholarships will be awarded to the top MSc and top PhD applicants based the student’s submitted essay. Please see the guidelines and application information for details.

The applicant must be a member of IAWF at the time of application and remain so at least during his/her award periodMembers Benefits.   

The applicant must be enrolled full-time in graduate school with, at the closing date of the scholarship application period, at least 8 months remaining in their program if they are an MSc candidate or 12 months remaining if they are a PhD candidate.

Submit Applications here not later than April 2, 2018

Monte Dolack Wildland Fire Posters for Sale

Monte Dolack worked with the IAWF to create this beautiful poster to provide dynamic and universal visual communication to the global wildland fire community. Wildland Fire, Uniting Globally measures 24 x 34 and is available unsigned for $35 and signed and numbered for $100.

Monte Dolack Posters


U.S. Hotshots Association Conference

Hosted by U.S. Hotshots Association
March 2-3, 2018
San Diego, CA

Event Webpage






IAWF Diversity and Inclusion Policy (2018)
Wildfire Magazine Current Issue - 26.4

2018 Wildland Magazine Media Kit

Upcoming Conference
2nd National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy Workshop
March 26-29, 2018
Reno, Nevada
Conference Webpage

The Fire Continuum Conference
Preparing for the Future of Wildland Fire
May 21-24, 2018
Missoula, MT
Conference Webpage