Association of Dog Professional Trainers (ADPT) Foundation makes financial awards for academic research in:
- Behaviour analysis
- Training & Behaviour Modification
Undergraduate and graduate academic research students and academicians are encouraged to apply for one of up to five $1500 grants being awarded through by the APDT Foundation in 2016.
Closing Date for Applications: 1 April 2016
Accepted proposals will be selected based on research submitted in a field related to behavior analysis, ethology and cognition.
- Preference will be given to proposals that contain research questions that will have practical application for professional dog trainers and behavior consultants.
- Preference will also be given to proposals that include collaboration with the dog training and behavior community, specifically companion dog trainers who work with dog owners.
- The APDT Foundation will also accept proposals that create canine science outreach and education opportunities.
Interested applicants must submit their proposals to the APDT Foundation by April 1 2016. For instructions and eligibility requirements, visit the “Awards and Grants” page of the APDT Foundation’s website: www.apdtfoundation.org/awards-and-grants/grants/