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THE BEE COURSE is open to individuals from an academic, land-management, policy, or conservation background who would like to learn more about bee biology, ecology, systematics and faunistics. Priority will be given to those applicants for whom the course will have significant impact on their research and/or teaching. THE BEE COURSE, presented in English, is limited to 24 participants. 

How to Apply:
Using the link at the bottom of this page, complete the Bee Course application form, including a statement of interest detailing your reasons for wishing to take the course.  Application must be received by the application deadline (03.01.2024) to be considered. Note: letters of support are no longer required.

Deadline for Applications: March 1, 2024. 
Any applications received after March 1 will not be considered.  If your application is incomplete, you will be removed from the candidate pool.  You will be notified of your acceptance to the course by April 15, 2024.

Additional Information:
For additional information, or if you have specific questions about the Bee Course, please send all requests via e-mail to Bryan Danforth at
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