PCI Call for Proposals: Supporting Conservation Programs for Wild Populations of Primates

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The Primate Conservation, Incorporated (PCI) is seeking applications for its grant program to fund field research that supports conservation programs for wild populations of primates. Priority will be given to projects that study, in their natural habitat, the least known and most endangered species. The involvement of citizens from the country in which the primates are found will be a plus. The intent is to provide support for original research that can be used to … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for H.B. Allen Charitable Trust Grant Program!

Deadline: 30 June 2018 The H.B. Allen Charitable Trust is seeking applications for its grant program to provide initial funding for newly established organisations. In 2015, the Trustees made a provisional plan to wind up the Trust by the end of 2020.  They now expect to distribute all of their funds by the end of 2018.  By that time, their income grants will have exceeded £25 million and a distribution of the Trust’s capital is expected to bring the total grants to over £60 million.  This is … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Fund for Wild Nature’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 1 May 2018 The Fund for Wild Nature is accepting applications to provide small grants for North American campaigns to save native species and wild ecosystems, with particular emphasis on actions designed to defend threatened wilderness and biological diversity. The Fund for Wild Nature invests in bold grassroots organizations and innovative conservation efforts that meet emerging needs for protecting biodiversity and wilderness. Funding Information Grants awarded currently … [Read more...]

GBIF Call for Concept Notes: Biodiversity Information Fund for Asia (BIFA) Programme

Deadline: 20 December 2017 Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF), funded by the Ministry of the Environment, Government of Japan is seeking concept notes for the third phase of its Biodiversity Information Fund for Asia (BIFA) programme that aims to address key challenges that GBIF nodes in Asia have identified in connection with the mobilization and use of biodiversity data in the region. The third call under the Biodiversity Information Fund for Asia (BIFA) programme invites … [Read more...]

USDA-NIFA: Seeking Applications for Biotechnology Risk Assessment Grants Program

Deadline: 22 February 2018 The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is seeking applications for its Biotechnology Risk Assessment Grants Program to support the generation of new information that will assist Federal regulatory agencies in making science-based decisions about the environmental effects of introducing organisms genetically engineered (GE) by recombinant nucleic acid techniques. Such organisms can include plants, microorganisms … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2018 Future Conservationist Award!

Deadline: 26 November 2017 The Conservation Leadership Programme is seeking applications for its 2018 Future Conservationist Award to support projects in the Asia Pacific region focused on either tree species or non-avian marine species based in seaward habitats. The Conservation Leadership Programme (CLP) is a training and capacity building programme that targets individuals from developing countries who are early in their conservation career and demonstrate leadership potential. Working as … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society: Inviting Applicants for Early Career Grant

Deadline: 29 November 2017 The National Geographic Society is seeking applications for its Early Career Grant to offers less experienced individuals an opportunity to lead a project. The National Geographic Society awards grants for conservation, education, research, storytelling, and technology through its Committee for Research and Exploration. All proposed projects must be novel and exploratory, and be of broad interest. National Geographic Society grant-funded projects should be bold, … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for European Outdoor Conservation Association Grant Program!

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) is seeking applications from eligible non-profit organizations for its funding program to implement conservation projects in any country around the world except North America. The outdoor sector and the millions of people who enjoy the great outdoors are active champions for the conservation of nature and wild places. Funding Information Available grants of up to €30,000 to implement a conservation … [Read more...]

Natural Resources Conservation Service: Texas NRCS Urban Conservation Project

Deadline: 15 December 2017 The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), an agency under the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is seeking applications for its "Texas NRCS Urban Conservation Project" that works hand-in-hand with the people of Texas for the purpose of helping bring about the conservation and sustainable use of land, water, wildlife, and related resources. Objectives: Provide learning experiences in natural resources conservation to urban communities. … [Read more...]

Applications Open for NEF Commemorative Grant Fund for Capacity Building of Young Scientists!

Deadline: 31 January 2018 The Nagao Natural Environment Foundation (NEF) has launched a new grant programme "NEF Commemorative Grant Fund for Capacity Building of Young Scientists (CGF)" with an aim to promote capacity building of young scientists. The CGF Programme is directed towards helping young scientists in this region grow up as world-class scientists in the areas of, or related to, conservation of wildlife and ecosystem in their own country or in the Asia-Pacific region. In this … [Read more...]

Applications Open for EKCT’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 19 November 2017 Ernest Kleinwort Charitable Trust is seeking applications for its Medium Grants program in UK with an aim to ‘make a difference’. Grants will be considered for start-up costs, core costs or for a specific project for which applicants have requested support. Areas of Interest Charitable work in the County of Sussex Wildlife & Environmental Conservation (UK and International) Reproductive Health (International) Program Areas Care of the … [Read more...]

Cleveland Zoological Society: Seeking Proposals for Africa Seed Grants Program

Deadline: 6 November 2017 The Cleveland Zoological Society is seeking proposals for its Africa Seed Grants Program to provide funds to support field conservation and research projects in Africa. Ideal projects have clear and direct conservation impact, positively affect local people and create opportunities for capacity building in country. Funding Information Annual awards ranging from $1000 to $3500 will be made to conservation and research initiatives involving wildlife and their … [Read more...]

WWF’s Reforestation Grants: Supporting Communities in Regaining Ecological Integrity

Deadline: 15 December 2017 World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is seeking applications for its Reforestation Grants with an aim to support communities in regaining ecological integrity and enhancing human wellbeing in deforested and degraded landscapes through forest restoration. EFN is looking for organizations that will use this workshop opportunity to connect corridors, create buffer zones, improve degraded lands, restore watersheds, and expand forest cover while also allowing local stakeholders to … [Read more...]

World Wildlife Fund: Inviting Applicants for Professional Development Grants

Deadline: 1 November 2017 World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is currently inviting applicants for its Professional Development Grants (PDGs) to provide support for mid-career conservationists to pursue short-term, non-degree training to upgrade their knowledge and skills. These trainings can include short courses, certificate trainings, or conferences among other training opportunities. PDGs support training-related costs, including registration fees and tuition, meals and accommodations, books and … [Read more...]

World Wildlife Fund: Seeking Applications for Conservation Workshop Grants

Deadline: 1 November 2017 The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is seeking applications for its Conservation Workshop Grants to support training workshops with a strong hands-on learning component that will build capacity for people living in WWF priority places in selected countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Conservation Workshop Grants fund organizations to train communities, stakeholders, park guards, and others on local and regional conservation issues. Conservation Workshop Grants are … [Read more...]

Cleveland Zoological Society Seed Grants Program: Supporting Field Conservation and Research Projects in Asia

Deadline: 6 November 2017 The Cleveland Zoological Society is currently accepting applications for its Asia Seed Grants Program to support field conservation and research projects in Asia. Ideal projects have clear and direct conservation impact, positively affect local people and create opportunities for capacity building in country. Focus Areas Wildlife protection (law enforcement, illegal wildlife trade issues, etc.) Human wildlife conflict mitigation Development and promotion … [Read more...]

Applications Open for SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund!

Deadline: 30 November 2017 Applications are open for SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund to work with purpose and passion on behalf of wildlife and habitats worldwide, encouraging sustainable solutions through support of species research, animal rescue and rehabilitation and conservation education. Priority Areas Species Research: Marine Fish Sustainability: Research that contributes to the ability to create sustainable populations of marine fishes through aquaculture, … [Read more...]

WWF-India’s Small Grants Innovation Program: Encouraging Young Indians

Deadline: 30 November 2017 Applications are open for WWF-India’s Small Grants Innovation Program to encourage young Indians to respond innovatively and independently to the conservation issues which affect the country. The grants will be used to fund research and initiatives which especially demonstrate innovation that is replicable, scalable and sustainable. Around the globe, conservationists are employing the latest technological advances to make a difference for people, wildlife, oceans, … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for WWF Conservation Innovation Awards 2017!

Deadline: 15 October 2017 Nominations are open for WWF Conservation Innovation Awards 2017 that are WWF-New Zealand's challenge for conservationists, community groups, product designers, researchers, backyard inventors and others to come up with innovative ways to increase the scale and effectiveness of conservation in New Zealand. Prize Categories Engaging young people and communities: This category is for ideas that will increase the scale and effectiveness of community … [Read more...]

Wildlife Preservation Canada Grant: Saving Highly Endangered Animal Species facing Imminent Extinction in Canada

Deadline: 15 October 2017 The Wildlife Preservation Canada is seeking applications for its grant program to support captive breeding, reintroduction and/or translocation in recovery efforts of terrestrial animal species at risk. It is a dynamic non-profit charitable organization devoted to saving highly endangered animal species facing imminent extinction in Canada and internationally. This organization works in collaboration with appointed recovery teams and other organizations. Their … [Read more...]