Keidanren Nature Conservation Fund: Preserving Biodiversity Projects in the Asia-Pacific Region

Get Specific Grants relevant to your Country & Areas of Work. Learn how

Deadline: 3 December 2018

Keidanren Nature Conservation Fund (KNCF) has announced a 2019 KNCF Grant Program.

75% Discount on Premium Membership (Ad)
For a limited time only, this discount offer gives you exclusive access to all the Premium Standard features for NGO grant success. Join Today.
 

The nature of the fund is to provide assistance for nature conservation efforts implemented by NGO/NPO in developing countries, particularly in the Asia-Pacific region and also provide assistance for nature conservation efforts and sustainable use of nature resources in Japan.

KCNC was established in 1992, in the same year as United Nations Conference on Environment and Development at Rio de Janeiro was held.

Since its establishment, 32 million US dollars have been granted to approximately 1,000 projects through KNCF (Keidanren Nature Conservation Fund). KNCF/KCNC supports a wide range of projects mainly on biodiversity conservation including natural resources management and rare species conservation and others such as plantation or environmental education.

Searching for the fastest way to write proposals? (Ad)
We have an extensive database of sample proposals from successful grantee organizations from around the world offering project ideas, proposal writing techniques and planned strategies. Join Premium to view Sample Proposals
 

Benefits

  • Expenses for purchasing or leasing materials and goods, for purchasing land, for purchasing or installing temporary buildings, or for their repair.
  • Personnel costs (labor costs for temporary staff, honoraria paid to experts, etc.)
  • Travel, transportation, and lodging expenses (utility charges for local office, food, etc.)
  • Communication and printing expenses (including translation and publication-related costs)

Eligible Projects

Projects meeting all of the following four conditions:

Are you overwhelmed with too much grant information? (Ad)
Join Premium and view relevant grants and resources on a clean, ad-free and user-friendly Member Dashboard to organize and plan your successful fundraising. Learn more
 
  • Projects carried out for the purpose of nature conservation in developing countries, particularly in the Asia-Pacific region. Priority is given to projects for preserving biodiversity.
  • Projects expected to receive appropriate levels of cooperation from the host governmental agencies, related international organizations, nongovernmental organizations, and the local citizenry.
  • Projects that do not serve the special interests of any specific corporation or individuals.
  • Projects that will be carried out by persons with sufficient scientific expertise, or with the advice and cooperation of persons having such expertise.

Eligibility Criteria

A group or organization meeting all of the following three conditions:

  • A group capable of making appropriate reports, as requested by the Fund, regarding progress in implementing the funded project and its financial status including budgetary matters and settlements of account.
  • A group with corporate status or a similar level of public trust.
  • A group with a record of at least three years of carrying out nature conservation projects.

Selection Process

Getting late information about new grants? (Ad)
The Early Grant Information feature for Premium Members ensures that you receive grant announcements much ahead of others so that you can have enough time to research and apply. Join Premium to get early information
 

Based on the results of scoring by specialists or academic experts, the steering committee will perform an overall evaluation mainly according to the following criteria as the basis for selection.

  • Significance
    • It must be an appropriate and effective project grounded in an awareness of current problems.
  • Benefits
    • The project plan must be feasible.
    • A suitable budget plan for implementing the project must be presented.
  • Reliability
    • The applying organization must be seen to have sufficient experience and capability for carrying out the project activities.

How to Apply

Interested applicants must apply online via given website.

How to write Proposals? How to raise funds? How to research donors? (Ad)
Premium Members can download our rich library of downloadable Ebooks covering topics on how to write funding applications, how to identify new donors, how to contact potential funders. Join Premium to download
 

Eligible Countries: Australia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, Canada, China, Chile, Cook Islands, Fiji, French Polynesia, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kiribati, Laos, Malaysia Maldives, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Mongolia, Nauru, Nepal, New Zealand, New Caledonia, Niue, North Korea, Pakistan, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Russia, Samoa, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Vietnam, United States

For more information, please visit Keidanren Nature Conservation Fund.

Next>>
<<Previous

U.S. Embassy in Nepal seeking Proposals for Regional Youth TechCamp to Promote Good Governance

British Council in Taiwan launches “Connections through Culture” Grants 2019

Public Information Fund (CSM II): Inviting Local Media Organizations and CSOs in Myanmar

Apply for Bilateral Relations for Partnership and Development of Partnership – Heritage Component

Applications Open for Bilateral Relations for Establishing and Development of the Partnership – Arts Component

European Commission: Promoting Educational Frame Work to Social Economy

Youthtown Funding for Sports Organisations in New Zealand

ICLD’s Call for Policy Relevant Research Proposals on Local Democracy

Call for Papers: Youth Marginalization, Education and Labour Market Trajectories in the MENA Region

Womenpreneur Pitch-A-Ton 2019 Programme for Woman Entrepreneur in Nigeria

Impact Fund Grants Program to Advance Justice in the areas of Human Rights, Environmental or Poverty Law

Dream Builder Programme to Empower Young South African Women for Higher Education and fulfilling Economic Potential

U.S. Department of State announces “Expanding the Probation System in Tunisia” Project

Submit Your Applications for Education Fund for New Zealand Citizens

Invitation for the Motivated Young Professionals for “2nd Vilnius Young Leaders Meeting” to increase Societal Resilience

Submit Proposals for “GlobART 2030: Fight Inequalities for Sustainable Development”

Funding Call to Improve Investigations and Prosecutions of Human Trafficking in Ghana

National Geographic Society announces RFPs for Recovery of Species on the Brink of Extinction

U.S. Department of State launches Call to Empower Moldovan Civil Society

Opportunity for Women’s Organizations focused on Gender Issues in Sri Lanka

U.S. Embassy Nouakchott – PGO Annual Program Statement

Funding Call for Iraq-based CSOs to Protect the Online Freedoms

2019 MENA Public Participation Initiative providing Grants to support Local CSOs

2019 Knowledge Management Fund to diversify Thinking and Evidence in the Security & Rule of Law

>