The ELISABETH KALKO MEMORIAL FELLOWSHIP honors the life and work of extraordinary bat researcher, Elisabeth Kalko. This fellowship funds talented young researchers to conduct bat research the Neotropics. To raise funds for the fellowship, artist Damond Kyllo created designs depicting tropical bat foraging guilds (above). If you're interested in supporting this fellowship by buying a shirt with one of these designs, or by making a direct contribution to the fund, check out our t-shirt page, or email us. To apply for a STRI fellowship, see below.
The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute offers a wide variety of internship opportunities as well as pre- and post-doctoral fellowships. For more information about how to apply, see below: