Latest Grants and Resources for NGOs and Individuals for Environmental Conservation

Latest grants, calls for applications, calls for proposals, requests for proposals and other resources for NGOs and individuals for Environmental Conservation, Ecology and Climate Change Issues.

Plan Plastic: The Million Pound Challenge for Innovative and Creative Projects

Deadline: 24 February 2019 Applications are open for the Plan Plastic: The Million Pound Challenge for innovative and creative projects. It is created by Waitrose & Partners in partnership with HUBBUB. Project Areas Projects should address one of the following challenge areas: Plastics in the community: Projects encouraging and enabling plastic recycling and the circular economy linked to social impact. Education: Campaigns aimed at children and young people to raise … [Read more...]

Apply for 2019 Pacific Development and Conservation Trust’s Grant Program

Deadline: 27 March 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for the first round of the 2019 Pacific Development and Conservation Trust’s Grant program to promote sustainable development in the Pacific and New Zealand, while conserving the natural environment and cultural heritage of its people. The Trust provides grants for a range of conservation, cultural heritage, development and goodwill projects and activities in the Pacific. It supports sustainable development where communities join in … [Read more...]

Apply for New England Biolabs Foundation’s Grant Program 2019

Deadline: 25 March 2019 Applications are open for 2019 New England Biolabs Foundation grant program to support grassroots organizations and other NGOs in selected countries in Central America, Andean South America, and West Africa and also provide grants for community-based conservation and cultural projects in coastal communities on the North Shore of Massachusetts. The Foundation’s mission is to foster community-based conservation of landscapes and seascapes and the bio-cultural … [Read more...]

IUCN NL Small Grants for the Purchase of Nature to Provide Funds for Local NGOs

Deadline: 1 May 2019 The International Union for Conservation of Nature Netherlands (IUCN NL) is currently accepting applications for its Small grants for the Purchase of Nature (SPN) to enable strong local conservation NGOs to secure, connect and efficiently protect habitat of Red List species. The IUCN NL programme Small grants for the Purchase of Nature (SPN) provide funds for local NGOs to acquire (through purchase or lease) threatened nature, create safe reserves and connect wildlife … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in Malaysia: Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Project (GGP) 2019

Deadline: 30 June 2019 The Embassy of Japan in Malaysia is accepting applications for the “Japanese Grant Assistance Grass-Roots Human Security Project (GGP) 2019”. GGP is a financial assistance scheme for development projects designed to meet the diverse needs of developing countries in the field of Basic Human Needs and Human Security. This scheme supports projects proposed by such bodies as non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and local government authorities, educational institutions, … [Read more...]

Common Fund for Commodities announces 14th Call for Proposals to Support Commodity Development Activities

Deadline: 15 April 2019 The Common Fund for Commodities (CFC) is inviting applicants for support of commodity development activities in its member countries. The CFC provides a range of financial and technical instruments in support or business activities contributing to commodity sector development in Developing Countries. Examples include agriculture, commodity value addition and trade, minerals and metals. Besides generating a viable financial return, eligible activities should also … [Read more...]

UNDP Call for Concept Notes: Waste Recovery Innovation Challenge (WRIC) for Ghanaians

Deadline: 1 March 2019 The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in partnership with the Embassy of the Netherlands has announced a call for concept notes from the private sector for the 1st edition of its ‘Waste’ Recovery Innovation Challenge (WRIC). The Challenge aims to provide technical and financial support (max. $40,000 each) to business ideas that will promote and/or test innovative solutions for the recovery of waste materials and their transformation into other essential … [Read more...]

CEPF: Call for Letters of Inquiry for Large and Small Grants

Deadline: 11 April 2019 The Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), in its role as the CEPF Regional Implementation Team (RIT) for the East Melanesian Islands Biodiversity Hotspot, are accepting letters of inquiry (LOI) from civil society organizations for large- and small-grant projects. This call covers the East Melanesian Islands Hotspot (EMI) of Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and the islands region of Papua New … [Read more...]

United Nation’s Global Climate Action Award: Addressing Climate Change

Deadline: 30 April 2019 The search for the United Nation's Global Climate Action Award is on! If you are leading a results-driven project that is successfully addressing climate change, they want to hear from you! Spearheaded by UN Climate Change's Momentum for Change initiative, the UN Global Climate Action Award shines a light on the most innovative, scalable and replicable examples of what people around the world are doing to tackle climate change. Focus Areas Applicants must … [Read more...]

A Youth Grant Program for Grassroots NGOs working with Children and Youth

Deadline: 28 February 2019 KEEN is seeking applications for its Effect Youth Grants Program to support projects that bring together different groups of children and youth through outdoor adventures, environmental awareness and nature education. The KEEN Effect Youth Program creates experiences and outdoor values that shape the future of children and adolescents for a long time. By selecting programs that bring diverse audiences of children outside for adventurous recreation, … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Idlewild Trust Grants Program in the UK

Deadline: 5 September 2019 The Idlewild Trust is seeking applications for its two grants programmes supporting specific areas within conservation and the arts. Arts Grants: Nurturing Young Professionals: They support programmes that improve opportunities for young professionals working creatively within the arts, particularly at an early stage in their career. Conservation Grants: Objects and Works of Art: They support the conservation of historic or artistically important objects and … [Read more...]

Embassy of Canada to Libya announces 2019-2020 Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI)

Deadline: 8 March 2019 The Embassy of Canada to Libya has announced the 2019-2020 Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) call for proposals to be submitted for small projects in Libya. The CFLI is a responsive, flexible programme, managed by the Embassy of Canada to Libya, out of its temporary offices in Tunis, Tunisia. The CFLI funds- high impact, results-oriented projects which are typically proposed and implemented by local NGOs and other organisations such as local councils, … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Laos: 2019 Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 4 April 2019 The U.S. Embassy Vientiane Public Diplomacy Section has announced an open competition for organizations to submit project proposals for funding under the U.S. Embassy’s 2019 Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. Goals Public diplomacy programming includes communicating with international audiences, cultural programming, educational and professional exchanges, promoting education including English language, science, technology and math, and international visitor … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of PRM: NGO Projects Benefiting Venezuelan Refugees and Migrants

Deadline: 4 March 2019 The United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is seeking proposals from eligible organizations for its “NGO Projects Benefiting Venezuelan Refugees and Migrants”. Funding Priorities In Colombia: Protection Increase access to asylum and other legal status/stay regimes; Prevent and respond to gender-based violence Promote integration and social cohesion; and/or Focus on protection issues indigenous … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to ASEAN: YSEALI Professional Fellows Program

Deadline: Various Civic Engagement: 30 March 2019 Economic Empowerment: 1 April 2019 Sustainable Development and the Environment: 30 March 2019 U.S. Mission to ASEAN is seeking applications for its YSEALI Professional Fellows Program to provide emerging leaders ages 25-35 the opportunity to spend five weeks in the United States, including four weeks working directly with American counterparts in individually tailored work placements with relevant private and/or public sector … [Read more...]

USAID PROTECT’s Small Grants Program: Addressing Dynamics in Tanzania that Threaten Biodiversity Conservation

Deadline: 21 February 2019 Applicants are invited to apply for the ‘PROTECT’ Project which is a five-year USAID-funded project implemented by RTI International. The objective of USAID PROTECT is to address dynamics in Tanzania that threaten biodiversity conservation and inhibit private sector-led growth in the natural resources sector. Key Areas USAID PROTECT activities focus on three key areas: policy, research and advocacy; institutional strengthening; and increasing … [Read more...]

Lottery Environment and Heritage Grant Program to preserve Natural Environment in New Zealand

Deadline: 13 March 2019 Applications are open for Lottery Environment and Heritage Grant Program which will help to will help protect, conserve or care for our natural, cultural and physical heritage, or allow us to better understand and access these resources. Priority Areas Natural heritage: protect and restore habitats and ecosystems for native plants or animals protect and conserve native plants or animals that are rare, in danger or at risk in their habitats improve … [Read more...]

Department of Commerce: 2019 Marine Education and Training Mini Grant Program

Deadline: 7 April 2019 The National Marine Fisheries Service (hereinafter, “NMFS”) is inviting competitive proposals for grants and cooperative agreements that will increase the sustainability, viability, and visibility of fishing and marine resource issues and communities in the Pacific Islands Region (PIR). Projects should prepare communities for employment in marine related professions; increase seafood and fishing safety, marketing, or management; or increase the sustainability of … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for 2019 WORTH Innovation Lab Programme

Deadline: 18 February 2019 Applications are open for WORTH Initiative Innovation lab programme to build the capacity of environmental/ climate change civil society actors on the nexus between sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR), climate change and innovation enabling them to create the best advocacy and programmatic solutions for the interlinked challenges faced at the grassroots, national, regional, and international levels. The lab programme consists of two physical … [Read more...]

CARPE’s Prakriti Research Fellowship: A Small Grants Program for Nature Conservation in India

Deadline: 28 February 2019 Centre for Applied Research and People's Engagement (CARPE) is currently inviting applicants for second round of its Prakriti Research Fellowship, a small grants program focused on creating direct, tangible, long-term impact on nature conservation in India. CARPE and the founders of the Prakriti Research Fellowship are deeply committed to liaison with industry partners and individual sponsors to boost nature conservation efforts in India. Objectives to … [Read more...]