Tree Fund: Seeking Applications for Hyland R. Johns Grant Program

Deadline: 1 April 2017 Tree Fund is seeking applications for its Hyland R. Johns Grant Program, established in 1995 to honor one of the leaders in the arboriculture industry and a founder of the ISA Research Trust. The Hyland R. Johns Grant Program funds longer term research and technology transfer projects that have the potential of benefiting the everyday work of arborists. Funding Information: Projects are expected to be completed within three to five years; with a maximum award … [Read more...]

British Council: Newton Professional Development and Engagement Programme in Brazil

Deadline: 19 February 2017 The British Council is seeking applications for its "Newton Professional Development and Engagement Programme” with an aim to support the professional development and community engagement of Brazilian public and civil society institutions, science museums and botanic gardens, by supporting them to develop or improve specific skills relevant to the social and economic development of Brazil. Thematic Areas Urban Transformations (including human rights, tackling … [Read more...]

KNCF’s Special Fund Grant Program: Fostering the Mainstreaming of Biodiversity in the Asia-Pacific Region

Deadline: 28 February 2017 Keidanren Nature Conservation Fund (KNCF) is inviting applicants for its 25th Anniversary Special Fund Grant Program with a motive to achieve a sustainable society by providing priority support for activities in the fields of human-resource development and promoting the sharing of beneficial information that are effective for the attainment of the globally important Aichi Targets and the SDGs, and fostering the mainstreaming of biodiversity. Theme of the … [Read more...]

VAHRDP Small Grant Fund: Seeking Applications from Vietnamese

Deadline: 28 February 2017 The alumni-based Small Grant Fund (SGF) is a component of the Vietnam-Australia Human Resource Development Partnership (VAHRDP); the SGF has been established to fund proposals from Vietnamese alumni of Australian tertiary education institutions. Funding Information The value of an activity for an individual alumnus funded under this scheme will be up to VND 83 million (approximately AUD 5,000 as of October 2016) The maximum duration for implementing a grant … [Read more...]

OSME Conservation Fund: Supporting Bird Conservation Projects in the OSME Region

Deadline: 31 January 2017 The Ornithological Society of the Middle East (OSME) is seeking applications for its small grants programme "Conservation Fund" to support bird conservation projects in the OSME region. Project Priorities Initiated and carried out by nationals of OSME region countries Include a strong educational element, pro-actively engaging local communities Include a strong educational element, pro-actively engaging local communities Include an element of long-term … [Read more...]

NRCT-NSFC Call for Proposals: Inviting Researchers from Thailand and China

Deadline: 17 February 2017 The National Research Council of Thailand (NRCT) with the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) is seeking proposals for joint funded activities on Renewable energy. Aims To contribute to scientific advancement in both countries through the funding of joint research activities in specified research fields in a larger scale; To provide an opportunity for young researchers and to build research network in the two countries to engage; To … [Read more...]

The James M. Cox Foundation: Seeking Applications to Support Communities across United States

Deadline: 15 February 2017 The James M. Cox Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program to provide philanthropic support for not-for-profit organizations in communities where Cox Enterprises, Inc. does business. Priority Areas The Foundation is concentrating its community support in several priority areas: Conservation and Environment Early Childhood Education (birth to five years) Empowering Families and Individuals for Success Health Types of Support Two … [Read more...]

SIDA International Training Programme: Seeking Applications for Strategic Environmental Assessment

Deadline: 31 March 2017 The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) is seeking applicants for its International Training Programme, “Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA)” in order to increase the integration of environmental and sustainability considerations into planning and decision-making processes in the participants' countries. The objective of the programme is to strengthen SEA capacity in the participants' organisations. The programme will support each … [Read more...]

The Mazda Foundation’s Grant Program: Providing Assistance to Charitable Entities, Causes and Individuals throughout New Zealand

Deadline: 31 March 2017 The Mazda Foundation is seeking applications for its Grant program with an aim to include (but are not limited to) the provision of financial aid to individuals and causes which may qualify for income tax deductibility for gifts and which provide: Assistance towards the maintenance and improvement of the natural environment Assistance in the advancement of culture and education to achieve excellence at all levels in the community Assistance to young people … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2017-2018 YES Alumni Grants Program!

Deadline: 15 February 2017 American Councils for International Education is seeking applications for its 2017-2018 YES Alumni Grants Program, funded by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), to assist past participants of the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) program of the program years 2003-04 to 2015-16 who successfully completed the YES or the YES Abroad programs from any of the past or current YES countries. The grants program has … [Read more...]

STDF-CDTI Joint Call for Proposals: Egyptian-Spanish Innovation Programme (ESIP)

Deadline: 17 April 2017 The Science and Technology Development Fund (STDF) in collaboration with the Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology (CDTI) is seeking proposals for its "Egyptian-Spanish Innovation Programme (ESIP)" to promote and fund market driven research and technology development as well as to encourage partnerships and business-Ied Research, Development and innovation collaborative projects between entities from both countries. The joint call for proposals aims to … [Read more...]

IUCN Call for Papers: Global Forest and Climate Change Programme (GFCCP)

Deadline: 5 February 2017 International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) is inviting applicants for its Global Forest and Climate Change Programme (GFCCP) that will contribute new knowledge and innovative solutions for combatting deforestation while accelerating restoration. Objectives Developing sustainable forest and land use scenarios Upscaling deforestation-free food and commodity production that relies on restoration strategies Achieving private sector … [Read more...]

Fund for Local Cooperation: Improving the Functioning of Civil Society in Namibia

Deadline: 1 March 2017 The Embassy of Finland in Windhoek is seeking applications from eligible organizations for its Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC) in order to improve the functioning of civil society and capacity of private sector for implementing projects for socio-economically and environmentally sustainable development. Focus Areas Democratic participation for enhanced equality Improved understanding of civil society and decision-makers, particularly amongst the most … [Read more...]

Australian Flora Foundation’s Research Grants: Fostering Research into the Biology and Cultivation of Australian Plants

Deadline: 15 March 2017 The Australian Flora Foundation is seeking applications for its Research Grants program for research workers in Australia with an aim to support original scientific projects on the biology and cultivation of Australian plants. Objectives The Australian Flora Foundation will consider all relevant applications, with special interest in the following categories: Conservation of Australian plant diversity, particularly where there are threats from climate change … [Read more...]

NRCS Call for Applications: Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) in United States

Deadline: 21 April 2017 The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is seeking applications for its "Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP)" to co-invest with partners in innovative, workable and cost-effective approaches to benefit farming, ranching, and forest operations, local economies, and the communities and resources in a watershed or other geographic area. NRCS is the Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) conservation agency working with farmers, ranchers, and private … [Read more...]

USDA-NRCS: Kansas Conservation Innovation Grants Program 2017

Deadline: 15 March 2017 The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) are currently seeking applications for its program "Conservation Innovation Grants" to stimulate the development and adoption of innovative conservation approaches and technologies, while leveraging the Federal investment in environmental enhancements and protection in conjunction with agricultural production. CIG uses Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Cross-border Cooperation Programme Albania- Kosovo

Deadline: 16 March 2017 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals from eligible organisations for Cross-border Cooperation Programme Albania- Kosovo under the Instrument for Pre-accession Assistance (IPA II) allocations for 2014-2015 with an aim to foster socioeconomic development and strengthen the neighbourly relations in the programme area through encouraging cooperation among people, communities and institutions. Thematic Priorities Protecting the environment, … [Read more...]

Clif Bar Family Foundation’s Small Grants: Supporting Innovative Small and Mid-Sized Groups in U.S

Deadline: 1 February 2017 The Clif Bar Family Foundation is seeking applicants from eligible organisations for its Small grants with an aim to support innovative small and mid-sized groups working to strengthen food system and communities, enhance public health, and safeguard environment and natural resources. Priorities Priority is given to applicants that: Address funding priorities from a holistic perspective Protect Earth's beauty and bounty. Create a robust, healthy … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Supporting International Cooperation Activities on Agriculture Soil Contribution to Climate Change Mitigation and Adaption

Deadline: 14 February 2017 The European Union (EU) is seeking applications for its program entitled "Supporting International Cooperation Activities on Agriculture Soil Contribution to Climate Change Mitigation and Adaption". Climate change is among one of the threats for the future capacity of agriculture to cope with increased demands on food production. This challenge can be addressed, among other options, by changes in land and soil management at the farm level. Funding Information The … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals 2017: Romania – Research within Priority Sectors

Deadline: 28 April 2017 The European Economic Area (EEA) Grants in partnership with Research Council of Norway (NFR), Icelandic Centre for Research (RANNIS) is seeking applications for its programme "Romania - Research within Priority Sectors" to enhance research-based knowledge development in Romania through research cooperation between Romania and the EEA States Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein. The research programme places itself well within overall strategies in Europe, like Europe 2020, … [Read more...]

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