The D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust: Funding Charities in the UK

Deadline: 14 June 2018 The D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust is accepting applications to fund charities that are registered and operating in United Kingdom for the advancement of arts, health and medical welfare and environmental protection or improvement. Funding Information Grant range is usually within £500 – £5,000. Funding Categories The Arts Promotion of access, education and excellence in the arts for young people to increase their opportunities to become involved outside … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: 2018 SEED Low Carbon Awards

Deadline: 3 April 2018 Applications are open for the 2018 SEED Low Carbon Awards. Up to five SEED Low Carbon Awards in Colombia, India, Tanzania, Thailand and Uganda are sponsored by the International Climate Initiative (ICI) of the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB). The SEED Awards for Entrepreneurship in Sustainable Development is an annual awards scheme designed to find the most promising, innovative and locally led … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Neotropical Grassland Conservancy Memorial Grants!

Deadline: 1 March 2018 The Neotropical Grassland Conservancy (NGC) is currently seeking applications from researchers of Latin America for its Memorial Grants to promote conservation research. The NGC’s mission is to make a long-term difference for Neotropical grasslands by helping launch careers in conservation in important areas. Types of Grants Peter Rittenhouse Kellogg, Jr. Memorial Fund Grant This Award of up to $10,000 is given annually to exceptional projects, which will … [Read more...]

Call for Papers- Workshops at InterAsian Connections VI: Hanoi

Deadline: 28 February 2018 International Institute for Asian Studies has announced call for papers from researchers in any world region who wish to participate in one of the eight thematic workshops at InterAsian Connections VI: Hanoi, the sixth in this international conference series. This series showcases innovative research from across the social sciences and related disciplines and explores themes that transform conventional understandings of Asia. Crossing traditional area studies … [Read more...]

Tanzania Forest Fund (TaFF): 2018 Call for Project Proposals

Deadline: Medium and Large Grants: 31 March 2018 Small Grants: 30 June 2018 Tanzania Forest Fund (TaFF) has announced a Call for Project Proposals 2018 to mobilize financial resources for supporting conservation and management of forest resources through funding and facilitating forest development, community forestry initiatives and research in mainland Tanzania. Tanzania Forest Fund (TaFF) is Public Conservation Trust Fund established under the Forest Act Cap. 323 of 2002 as a … [Read more...]

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...]

Nominations Open for MIDORI Prize for Biodiversity 2018!

Deadline: 15 June 2018 Nominations are open for MIDORI Prize for Biodiversity 2018 that is a unique international prize dedicated to biodiversity. It honors people who have made outstanding contributions to the objective of the Convention on Biological Diversity and aims to inspires others. The MIDORI Prize for Biodiversity is an international biennial prize co-organised by the AEON Environment Foundation and the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity. The prize aims to raise … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Thomson Reuters Foundation’s Following the Climate Money Programme!

Deadline: 1 May 2018 The Thomson Reuters Foundation is seeking applications for its programme entitled “Following the Climate Money”. This programme will draw on the Thomson Reuters Foundation’s long track record of covering climate change and climate funding for a global audience. The programme will feature an intensive 5-day workshop in Indonesia. The workshop will introduce participants to climate finance, as well as related areas like carbon markets and the cost of disaster management, … [Read more...]

IDB Call for Proposals 2018: Regional Public Goods (RPG) Initiative in Latin America and the Caribbean

Deadline: 16 April 2018 The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has launched a 2018 call for proposals for the Regional Public Goods (RPG) Initiative in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), which support projects involving three or more countries. The RPG Initiative provide technical grants to finance solutions that resolve shared challenges through regional cooperation. Since 2004, the RPG Initiative has financed 154 projects, investing more than $112 million. The Regional Public Goods … [Read more...]

Applications Open for the Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership Program!

Deadline: 9 March 2018 Applications are open for the Global Sustainable Electricity Partnership Program that inspire the next generation of innovators and thinkers to create a sustainable future. The scholars are exceptional students from developing countries studying in sustainable energy development. Today, the need for globally-oriented practitioners and researchers is growing rapidly. Their one-of-a-kind scholarship program fosters the next generation of energy, climate, and electricity … [Read more...]

Fetola: Seeking Applications for it’s Groundswell Initiative

Deadline: 9 March 2018 Applications are now open for Groundswell Initiative that seeks to solve environmental and social challenges by supporting viable business and social enterprise solutions to issues such as water scarcity, resource efficiency, and waste management. An initiative of small business specialists Fetola, phase one of the programme to ‘make green mainstream’ is being launched with seed funding from J.P.Morgan. Groundswell is about creating and supporting holistic African … [Read more...]

Call for Papers- Peace in the Balkans, Peace in Europe: Lessons Learned

Deadline: 30 March 2018 Center for European Studies- EPOKA University is seeking applications for Call for Papers- Peace in the Balkans, Peace in Europe: Lessons Learned. It is the first workshop of the Center for European Studies. This workshop aims to bring together in one platform academicians, policy makers, practitioners and Ph.D. students focused on peace studies and welcomes proposals that: Present research works assessing the status of peace politics in the Western Balkan … [Read more...]

EREF: Seeking Applications for Sustainable Solid Waste Management Research Programme

Deadline: 1 June 2018 Environmental Research & Education Foundation (EREF) is currently accepting applications for the Sustainable Solid Waste Management Research Programme. The sustainability movement has reached the business models of nearly every industry in the United States, and many companies, municipalities and states have set aggressive sustainability goals that include how waste stream are being managed.  The EREF Board of Directors has set an initiative to ensure research funded … [Read more...]

WWF’s Russell E. Train Fellowships: Current & Aspiring University Faculty for Conservation

Deadline: 1 March 2018 To build local capacity in Asia, Africa and Latin America, EFN is offering fellowships to current and aspiring faculty members to enable them to pursue their PhD. EFN is providing fellowships to support current and aspiring university faculty that are affiliated with or currently employed at African, Asian and Latin American universities to pursue doctoral degrees in conservation-related fields. After completing a degree, the individual must enhance, expand, or establish … [Read more...]

Wildlife Conservation Society: Inviting Applicants for 2018 Climate Adaptation Fund

Deadline: 6 April 2018 The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) has announced a new round of grantmaking through its Climate Adaptation Fund to support projects that implement effective interventions for wildlife adaptation to climate change. The Climate Adaptation Fund seeks projects focused on achieving biodiversity conservation outcomes in the face of a changing climate. The program seeks to support actions that anticipate and respond to potential climate change impacts and maximize … [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...]

UNDP Call for Concept Notes: Inviting National NGOs for Small Grants Programme (SGP) in Afghanistan

Deadline: 30 March 2018 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in collaboration with National Environmental Protection Agency (NEPA) is seeking concept notes for its Small Grants Programme (SGP) in Afghanistan. The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Small Grants Programme (SGP) provides nongovernmental and community-based organizations (NGOs/CBOs) with grants to enable them to tackle global environmental challenges while addressing local sustainable development needs. SGP is a GEF … [Read more...]

Ben & Jerry’s Foundation: Seeking Applications for Grassroots Organizing for Social Change Program

Deadline: 18 April 2018 The Ben & Jerry’s Foundation is seeking applications for Grassroots Organizing for Social Change Program that is foundation's most competitive grant program to offer general or project support to non-profit organizations throughout the United States. Lasting change occurs when Social Justice Movements are built from the ground up and grassroots groups come together across sectors and constituencies to work for the common principles of Human Rights and Justice for … [Read more...]

Apply for UNFCCC–UNU Early Career Climate Fellowship Programme!

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Applications are open for UNFCCC–UNU Early Career Climate Fellowship Programme to  offer young people from developing countries a unique opportunity to start their career at the interface between international climate policy development and research. Fellowships may last from six months to two years, and Fellows will be selected based on their skills and backgrounds vis-à-vis the needs of UNU and UNFCCC. Upon completion of the UNFCCC–UNU Early Career Climate … [Read more...]