Enrollment for the 2021 ALPINE Summer Institute is now open. The class size is limited to 12 participants and admissions are on a rolling basis. April 1 is the deadline to apply! The virtual sessions will take place on eight consecutive Wednesdays from 3-5 pm starting June 9. A potential long-weekend face-to-face meeting will be scheduled if possible.
The 2021 ALPINE Summer Institute program is designed for undergraduate and graduate students, as well as young professionals, to learn more about the theory and practice of large landscape conservation. The program will be staffed by experts in the field of land conservation from the Lincoln Institute, the Harvard Forest, the Highstead Foundation, and the University of Massachusetts Amherst. In 2021, ALPINE Summer Institute participants who successfully complete all course requirements will have the opportunity to earn 2 academic credits from UMass Amherst.