Sea Changers Grant Program: Addressing the Root Causes of Marine Conservation Threats in the UK

Deadline: 31 March 2018 Sea Changers is accepting applications for its grant program to raise money for a range of primarily UK based, marine conservation charities and not for profit organisations. Sea-Changers is particularly interested in grassroots projects which galvanise community action and in projects which increase the number of people taking action for marine conservation. Data and results from research projects undertaken as a result of SeaChangers grant funding must be made … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Jean Sainsbury Animal Welfare Trust Grant Program!

Deadline: 1 May 2018 The Jean Sainsbury Animal Welfare Trust is accepting applications for its grant program to benefit or protect animals. Objectives The objectives of the Trust are to donate to UK registered charities whose purposes encompass one or more of the following: to benefit or protect animals to relieve animals from suffering to conserve wild life to encourage the understanding of animals. Eligibility Criteria The Trust favours applications from smaller … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society: Inviting Applicants for Early Career Grant

Deadline: 4 April 2018 The National Geographic Society is currently inviting applicants for its Early Career Grant which is a request for funding that 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 … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society: Inviting Applicants for Standard Grants

Deadline: 4 April 2018 The National Geographic Society is currently inviting applicants for its Standard Grants which is a request for funding by an experienced project lead. 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, innovative, … [Read more...]

US-Russia Social Expertise Exchange: Seeking Applications for Independent Professionals Project Initiative

Deadline: 12 March 2018 US-Russia Social Expertise Exchange is accepting applications for its “Independent Professionals Project Initiative”. The US-Russia Social Expertise Exchange (SEE) is a diverse network of social experts and entrepreneurs from Russia and the US engaged in a meaningful exchange of ideas and best practices to produce positive change in the lives of citizens in both countries. Thematic Areas Social support & protection of citizens Protection of flora & … [Read more...]

Jana Robeyst Trust Fund: Inviting Applicants for Small Conservation Grants

Deadline: 30 April 2018 The Jana Robeyst Trust Fund (JRTF) is currently inviting applicants for its “Small Conservation Grants” to provide financial resources for non-profit organisations and individuals to carry out vital field conservation work in Africa. The Trust Fund will support, on a small scale, up to a maximum of 1.500 euro per application, scientists financially in carrying out their research. The JRTF aims to provide relatively small levels of funding for ongoing projects or pilot … [Read more...]

Ornithological Society of the Middle East: Seeking Applications for Conservation Fund

Deadline: 31 May 2018 The Ornithological Society of the Middle East (OSME) is seeking applications for its “Conservation Fund”, which is small grants programme that supports bird conservation projects in the OSME region. Project Priorities Initiated and carried out by nationals of OSME region countries, and/or Include a strong educational element, pro-actively engaging local communities and/or Include a strong educational element, pro-actively engaging local communities and/or … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for Primate Conservation, Incorporated’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 20 September 2018 The Primate Conservation, Incorporated (PCI) is seeking proposals 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...]

Apply for Ravi Shankaran Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 15 April 2018 The Ravi Shankaran Foundation is inviting applications for the Ravi Shankaran Fellowship Program 2018. It is a biodiversity conservation initiative of the Inlaks Shivdasani Foundation. The Fellowship particularly seeks young applicants with bold and unconventional ideas for tackling conservation problems. Funding Activities The Ravi Sankaran Fellowship Program funds three major activities: Masters Degree at an International University: The Program will … [Read more...]

The Albert Schweitzer Animal Welfare Fund: Inviting Applicants based in the United States of America

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The Albert Schweitzer Animal Welfare Fund (ASAWF) is seeking applications for its grant program in order to support animal welfare projects across United States. The Albert Schweitzer Animal Welfare Fund was founded by two lifelong humanitarians, Dr. Marjorie Anchel and Dr. Herbert Rackow to help finance animal protection projects undertaken by non-profit, tax-exempt humane organizations based in the United States. Funding Priorities Proposals seeking and … [Read more...]

7th CEPF Call for LOIs: Tropical Andes Biodiversity Hotspot Small and Large Grants Program

Deadline: 20 February 2018 The Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) is currently inviting eligible organizations to submit Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) for the seventh round of its Tropical Andes Biodiversity Hotspot small and large grants program. Funding Information This Call provides for the financing of small and large grants. Small grants can reach up to US$20,000. Large grants are grants of more than US$20,000. CEPF decides on the amount to be awarded based on the scope and … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Culture and Animals Foundation’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 31 January 2018 The Culture and Animals Foundation is accepting applications for its grant program to support artists and scholars in advancing the understanding of and commitment to animals. The foundation aims to advance animal advocacy through intellectual and artistics expression. Grant Categories The Foundation funds academic and artistic projects that raise public awareness about concern for animals, awarding grants in three categories: Research (scholarly projects … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund!

Deadline: 30 April 2018 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, with … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Ernest Kleinwort Charitable Trust’s Grant Program!

Deadline: Various Medium Grant: 11 February 2018 Large Grant: 4 March 2018 Ernest Kleinwort Charitable Trust is seeking applications for its Grants program with an aim to ‘make a difference’ in UK. 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 … [Read more...]

World Wildlife Fund: Inviting Applicants for Conservation Workshop Grants

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is currently inviting applicants for its Conservation Workshop Grants to fund organizations to train communities, stakeholders, park guards, and others on local and regional conservation issues. These grants support training workshops with a strong hands-on learning component that will build capacity for people living in WWF priority places in select countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Conservation Workshop Grants are essential … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Wildlife Acoustics Scientific Product Grant!

Deadline: 15 February 2018 Wildlife Acoustics is currently inviting applicants for its Scientific Product Grant to support efforts in conservation and environmental stewardship. The programme enables those involved in animal biology, research and conservation to do their best work easily and quickly. Wildlife Acoustics has established a grant program to support bioacoustics research efforts from chiropteran, avian, terrestrial, amphibious and marine wildlife, to everything else in … [Read more...]

WWF’s Professional Development Grants: Supporting Mid-career Conservationists

Deadline: 1 February 2018 World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is seeking applications 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 materials, … [Read more...]

USAID: Seeking Applications for Community Based Counter Wildlife Trafficking Activity

Deadline: 7 February 2018 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for a Cooperative Agreement from qualified U.S. and Non-U.S. organizations to implement USAID Funded Community Based Counter Wildlife Trafficking Activity. All funds anticipated over the life of the award are expected to be earmarked for biodiversity conservation, with a portion of these also directed for combating wildlife trafficking (CWT). In order to ensure USAID meets the … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Auckland Zoo Conservation Fund Small Grants Programme!

Deadline: 25 March 2018 Applications are open for the Auckland Zoo Conservation Fund Small Grants Programme that exists to help provide relatively small levels of funding for ongoing projects or pilot programmes with clear conservation value. Types of Project Project applications will score more highly during the selection process if they: Are likely to have a direct conservation impact Are collaborative and involve a local conservation organisation Are logistically feasible, and … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society RFPs: Reducing Demand for Illegal Wildlife

Deadline: 3 January 2018 The National Geographic Society is seeking proposals for its “Reducing Demand for Illegal Wildlife” to help combat the illegal wildlife trade by: gaining a better understanding of consumer preferences and motivations for using wildlife products to design effective behavior-change approaches to eliminate demand for endangered species; generating knowledge on underlying causes and emerging patterns of illegal trade. The call is open for proposals focused on … [Read more...]