DIPLOMAzia2: Training Grants for Young Graduates and Officials

Deadline: 4 November 2016 The National Research Council (CNR) Italy has launched a public call to provide 30 Training Scholarships for Graduates and graduated Administrators. DIPLOMAzia2 is the second edition of the training multi-sectoral program generated by an agreement between the National Research Council and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation aimed at training 30 young graduates and officials from the countries of North Africa, the Middle East and the Balkan … [Read more...]

Jana Robeyst Trust Fund: Small Conservation Grants

Deadline: 31 December 2016 Jana Robeyst Trust Fund (JRTF) is seeking applications for its Small Conservation Grants to provide financial resources for non-profit organisations and individuals to carry out vital field conservation work in Africa. Funding Information Small grants will be awarded up to a maximum of 1500 euro. Eligible Projects Eligible project will have a clear conservation value and be based in a country in sub-Saharan Africa. Preference will go to projects in … [Read more...]

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo’s Seed Grants Programs: Supporting Field Conservation and Research Projects in Africa and Asia

Pre-Proposal Deadline: 4 November 2016 The Cleveland Zoological Society is currently accepting applications for its Cleveland Metroparks Zoo’s Seed Grants Programs to provide funds to support field conservation and research projects in Africa and Asia. Ideal projects have clear and direct conservation impact, positively affect local people and create opportunities for capacity building in country. Funding is provided to projects that are consistent with Cleveland Metroparks Zoo's mission "To … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Bioenergy-Awards for Cutting Edge Research for India

Deadline: 15 November 2016 The Department of Biotechnology, Government of India and the Indo-US Science and Technology Forum are seeking applicants for its Bioenergy-Awards for Cutting Edge Research (B-ACER) - a dynamic and transformative program developed to nurture contacts between students and scientists from India and the United States. The Program is envisaged to: provide an opportunity to the best and brightest Indian students and scientists to gain exposure and access to world … [Read more...]

2017 KNCF Grant Program: Preserving Biodiversity Projects in the Asia-Pacific Region

Deadline: 5 December 2016 Keidanren Nature Conservation Fund (KNCF) is inviting applicants for its 2017 KNCF Grant Program with an aim to provide assistance for nature conservation efforts implemented by NGO/NPO in developing countries, particularly in the Asia-Pacific region. 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, … [Read more...]

Disney Conservation Fund: Supporting Projects with a Holistic Approach to Conservation

Deadline: 3 March 2017 Applications are open for Disney Conservation Fund, grants to support projects with a holistic approach to conservation – blending both scientific research and community engagement to protect wildlife and their habitats. The Disney Conservation Fund provides support to organizations helping animals during emergencies and natural disasters through its Rapid Response Fund. Priorities The Disney Conservation Fund gives priority consideration to holistic programs … [Read more...]

EJN’s Biodiversity Media Grant: Supporting Journalism Networks and Media Organizations throughout the World

Deadline: 23 December 2016 The Earth Journalism Network (EJN) is seeking applications for its "Biodiversity Media Grant" with an aim to support journalism networks and media organizations throughout the world in increasing the capacity of media to cover critical issues of conservation and biodiversity. The Biodiversity Media Grant will support projects that generally focus on training and capacity building, with flexible spending guidelines that enable local networks to invest in strategic … [Read more...]

Sustainable Seas National Science Challenge Innovation Fund: Inviting New Zealand based Researchers

Deadline: 30 November 2016 Sustainable Seas National Science Challenge is seeking applicants for its Innovation Fund with an aim to introduce new innovative approaches, capability, research and researchers to the Challenge. Request for proposals will be sought in two areas: Enhance utilisation of our marine resources within environmental and biological constraints. Methods to increase diversification in marine economies. Areas of Interest (Not limited): Adding value to the … [Read more...]

Neotropical Grassland Conservancy Memorial Grant: Awarding Conservation Projects from Latin American Researchers

Deadline: 1 March 2017 The Neotropical Grassland Conservancy (NGC) is currently seeking applications from researchers of Latin America for its Memorial Grants, promoting conservation research. Types of Grants NGC Memorial grants include: Peter Rittenhouse Kellogg, Jr. Memorial Fund Grant This award of up to $10,000 is given annually to exceptional projects, which will have a lasting impact on grassland conservation. Halsey M. Marsden Memorial Research Grant This award … [Read more...]

6th CEPF Call for Proposals: Tropical Andes Biodiversity Hotspot for Organizations in Ecuador

Deadline: 29 November 2016 The Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund (CEPF) is inviting civil society organizations to submit Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) for the sixth call for projects in the Tropical Andes Biodiversity Hotspot in order to encourage local indigenous, afro-descendent and environmental civil society groups to be effective advocates and facilitators of multi-stakeholder approaches that promote biodiversity conservation and sustainable development in the Tropical Andes Hotspot through … [Read more...]

Call for Applications: Bacon Environmental Fellowship Program

Deadline: 24 February 2017 Applications are open for the Louis Bacon Environmental Leadership Program to bring together emerging leaders dedicated to preserving and enhancing shared environment. The program connects fellows with highly accomplished national and international leaders, providing them with the skills to: Foster sustainable environmental impact Build cross-sector partnerships to accomplish key goals Inspire new ideas and innovative change in the policies and programs … [Read more...]

National Research Fund: Competitive Research Grants for Multidisciplinary Collaborative Research in Kenya

Deadline: 25 November 2016 The National Research Fund (NRF) is seeking researchers for its "Competitive Research Grants" to promote multidisciplinary collaborative research among national innovation delivery agencies to catalyze socio-economic growth in Kenya. National Research Fund is a statutory body established by Science Technology and Innovation Act No. 28 of 2013 mandated to facilitate research for the advancement of science, technology and innovation (ST&I) for national … [Read more...]

Conservation, Food & Health Foundation: Inviting Applicants from Developing World!

Deadline: 1 January 2017 The Conservation, Food and Health (CFH) Foundation is seeking concept applications from organisations to promote the conservation of natural resources, improve the production and distribution of food, and improve health in the developing world. The foundation helps build capacity within developing countries in its three areas of interest with grants that support research or projects that solve specific problems. The foundation supports projects that demonstrate strong … [Read more...]

American Honda Foundation: Supporting Youth and Scientific Education in United States

Deadline: 1 February 2017 The American Honda Foundation (AHF) is seeking applications to provide help to meet the needs of American society in the areas of youth and scientific education by awarding grants to nonprofits, while strategically assisting communities in deriving long-term benefits. The foundation supports youth education with a specific focus on the STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) subjects in addition to the environment. The American Honda Foundation … [Read more...]

Applications Open for ADB’s First Green Business Forum: Inviting Applicants from Asia and the Pacific!

Deadline: 31 October 2016 Applications are open for ADB's First Green Business Forum for Asia and the Pacific (GBF) to bring together experts, business practitioners, and key stakeholders to share knowledge and identify avenues for promoting green business solutions in the region. The GBF aims to provide a platform for knowledge sharing and lessons learning on the best policies/incentives, institutional arrangements, and financing modalities that can best support rapid green business … [Read more...]

Crowder-Messersmith Conservation Fund: Helping Conservation and Education Projects in Developing Countries

Deadline: 15 December 2016 The Audubon Naturalist Society (ANS) is seeking applicants for its Crowder-Messersmith Conservation Fund with an aim to promote conservation awareness and protection beyond the United States. The fund helps small, local conservation and/or education projects in developing countries. Its grants provide seed money to communities and individuals whose projects have not attracted major support from other sources. Grant information The maximum grant for 1 year is … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Civil Society Organisations in Development in Cambodia 2016

Deadline: 12 January 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for programme entitled “Civil Society Organisations in Development in Cambodia 2016” with an objective to support CSOs contribution to the achievement of national development goals in Cambodia. The programme is divided into two lots: Lot 1: Women/girls empowerment and prevention of gender based violence. Lot 2: Access to natural resources and sustainable management of … [Read more...]

WWF: Train Scholarships for Diploma, Postgraduate, or Higher Technical Degrees

The World Wildlife Fund's Train Scholarships for Diploma, Postgraduate, or Higher Technical Degrees will provide support to women to pursue a certification, diploma, or technical degree in conservation. These scholarships allow women in the Congo Basin to gain much-needed formal conservation qualifications. Funding Information Scholars receive financial support for education-related costs for a period of about one year (maximum of US$10,000.) Eligibility Criteria be a citizen and legal … [Read more...]

World Wildlife Fund: Professional Development Grants for Enhancing Conservation Work Skills among Women

Deadline: 1 November 2016 The World Wildlife Fund is seeking women applicants based in Africa's Congo Basin Countries (except Cameroon) for its two funding programs to develop conservation work skills and career development of women in these countries. Program Categories Professional Development Grants for Short-term Training Train Scholarships for Diploma, Postgraduate, or Higher Technical Degrees Professional Development Grants for Short-term Training: These grants support … [Read more...]

EPA Call for Nominations 2017: Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge for US-based Organizations

Deadline: 31 December 2016 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is inviting nominees from companies or institutions for its "Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards" with an aim to protect public health and the environment. EPA’s Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention sponsors the Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards in partnership with the American Chemical Society Green Chemistry Institute® and other members of the chemical community including industry, … [Read more...]

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