With the support of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and contributions from individuals, FAIC has established an endowment fund for professional development activities. Learn about the current and past workshops, conferences, and online courses organized by FAIC, plus find online tutorials on conservation science and other professional development resources.
Aluminum: History, Technology, and Conservation Conference delegates, April 2014
The Foundation of the American Institute for Conservation professional development courses are a crucial source for continuing education for conservation professionals in the United States and abroad. Our courses have reached 9,439 people through 322 events over the past 10 years. Many of these are hands-on, lab-based experiences that are not offered anywhere else in the world.
Grants & Scholarships
FAIC offers a variety of scholarships and grants to promote educational opportunities for conservation professionals.
Becoming a Conservator
AIC's guide on how to enter the field of conservation.