The consortium is a way for managers, scientists, and policy makers to interact and share science. Our goal is to see the best science used to make management decisions and scientists working on the questions managers need answered.

Recent News

Read the latest news from the Southwest Fire Science Consortium.

Travel Grants

Up to 8 travel grants, $480 each PER event are available!

Recognizing that budgets are tight, especially when it comes to travel, we allocate travel funds for many of our events. These travel grants are open for any member of the fire community to apply. More information on the decision criteria is available here.

Complete a travel grant application now. 

Workshops & Field Tour Grants

We constantly seek ways to improve dissemination of fire science information. Through support from the Joint Fire Science Program (JFSP), the consortium is able to fund:

  • Field tours/workshops
    2-3 per year, up to $1,300 each
  • Webinars/lessons learned/working papers
    Funding is available. Let us put your ideas to work!

Complete a workshop/field tour application now. 

Joint Fire Science Program logoWe are funded by the Joint Fire Science Program (JFSP). Visit their website here, or download a factsheet that explains what they do here!