Professor David Stoddart Scholarship


Applications are open this year for one Seychellois with a place to study Environmental Science at the University of Seychelles. The scholarship is awarded by SIF in honour of Professor David Stoddart who was instrumental in setting up Aldabra’s research station and protected the atoll from being used as a military base. The winning applicant will enter into a bonding agreement to work with SIF.


  • Seychelles citizen and accepted into BSc Environmental Science at University of Seychelles
  • Post-secondary school graduate with three years of work experience in the environment sector
  • Conservation enthusiast

To Apply
Please submit the following documents to or at our offices at La Ciotat Building, Mont Fleuri, Mahe. You may be called for an interview.

  • Letter of acceptance to BSc Environmental Science at University of Seychelles
  • Detailed CV and cover letter outlining your suitability, what you would bring to SIF and future aspirations
  • Copy of Seychelles ID card

Deadline for applications: 19 August 2019