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.

UKRI: Strategic Priorities Fund UK Climate Resilience Programme

Deadline: 12 November 2018 UK Research & Innovation (UKRI) is currently seeking proposals to the first call of the Strategic Priorities Fund UK Climate Resilience programme. The programme will be jointly delivered by NERC, the Economic & Social Research Council (ESRC), the Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) and the Arts & Humanities Research Council (AHRC) on behalf of UKRI, and the Met Office on behalf of the Department for Business, Energy & … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) Cycle 8 Grant Program!

Deadline: 14 January 2019 Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) has launched a Call for Pre-Proposals for its Cycle 8 grant program with an aim to leverage USG scientific investment in R&D to support USAID’s development goals in priority countries. Funding Information Projects are anticipated to run for one year and range in size from $30,000 to $80,000 (USD) (except for projects under the Peru / Strengthening Natural Resource Management in Peru focus area, which can be … [Read more...]

Africa Opportunity Platform: Call for Proposals for Innovative Renewable Energy in Africa

Deadline: 26 February 2019 Africa Opportunity Platform (AOP) has launched an investment call for proposals in renewable energy in Africa with an objective to enhance access to affordable clean sustainable energy across African cities and municipalities. This project further aims to catalyze the involvement of private institutions and entrepreneurs in capacity building and resilience to climate change through collaborative schemes between AOP and local government authorities. Under this call, … [Read more...]

Wageningen UR CDI Course: Global One Health-Towards Human, Animal and Plant Health (28 Oct – 8 Nov 2019)

Deadline: 19 March 2019 The Wageningen UR Centre for Development Innovation (CDI) is seeking applications for its short term course on “Global One Health: Towards Human, Animal and Plant Health”. The course duration is from 28 October 2019 - 8 November 2019 in the Netherlands. The two-week training programme focuses on the different angles of Global One including the role of ecology and evolution, plant health, animal health, human health and food and nutrition security, epidemiology, … [Read more...]

Wageningen UR CDI Course: Climate Change and Food Security Nexus (16 September – 27 September 2019)

Deadline: 19 March 2019 The Wageningen UR Centre for Development Innovation (CDI) is accepting applications for its course on “Climate change and food security nexus”. The course starts from 16 September 2019 until 27 September 2019 in the Netherlands. Climate change governance requires these stakeholders to change their practices and shift perceptions and accepted norms. Such change processes can only be successful if a learning oriented approach to climate change governance is … [Read more...]

SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund: Inviting NGOs around the World

Deadline: 30 November 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, … [Read more...]

WWF-New Zealand: Inviting Applications for Environmental Education Action Fund

Deadline: 18 November 2018 World Wildlife Fund (WWF)-New Zealand is inviting applications for its Environmental Education Action Fund to support schools and communities who, as part of their learning, are taking hands-on action to address an environmental issue. Effective environmental education is about education in, about and for the environment. It doesn't reach its full potential until learners have personalised their knowledge, made decisions on how to address issues, and reflected on … [Read more...]

Lottery Significant Projects Fund: Providing Grants for Projects in New Zealand

Deadline: 28 November 2018 Applications are open for Lottery Significant Projects Fund with an aim to invest in projects that will help build closer and stronger communities by increasing people’s participation and social interaction at a regional or national level. Priorities Requests should show that the project: is of an appropriate size and scale to meet the need will provide opportunities for people to participate, interact or connect has widespread support, or is the … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: AgriFI Kenya Challenge Fund

Deadline: 26 November 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for AgriFI Kenya Challenge Fund with an aim to contribute to improvements in the capacity of smallholder farmers/pastoralists to practise environmentally sustainable and climate-smart agriculture as a business in inclusive value chains. The AgriFI Kenya Challenge Fund is a European Union initiative to support productive and market-integrated smallholder agriculture through the provision of financial support worth EUR 18,000,000 to … [Read more...]

WWF-New Zealand: Inviting Applications for Habitat Protection Fund

Deadline: 18 November 2018 World Wildlife Fund (WWF)-New Zealand is inviting applications for its Habitat Protection Fund to support communities to run projects that conserve and restore New Zealand's natural environment - freshwater, coastal, wetlands, forest and dunelands. The WWF Habitat Protection Fund is supported by the Tindall Foundation. The Fund supports groups such as Mahinepua Radar Hill Landcare Group as they protect the landscape and animals around them. Priorities The WWF … [Read more...]

EJN Call for Proposals: Asia-Pacific and Bay of Bengal Media Grants 2018

Deadline: 18 November 2018 The Internews Earth Journalism Network (EJN) is seeking proposals for its Asia-Pacific and Bay of Bengal Media Grants 2018 to provide an opportunity for media organizations, civil society organizations and academic institutions throughout Asia and the Pacific to think critically and creatively about how to build local capacity for reporting and information exchange around climate change, natural resource management and the environment. EJN aims to strengthen the … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Internews’ EJN & SEAPA Environmental Story Grants Program

Deadline: 16 November 2018 Internews’ Earth Journalism Network and the Southeast Asian Press Alliance (SEAPA) are seeking proposals from Asia and the Pacific for its Environmental Story Grants to produce stories focused on promoting free speech and the environment in the region. Successful applications will show how information can empower at-risk communities to make better decisions and build resilience. Grant Information Internews and SEAPA offer grants ranging from $500 to $3,000 … [Read more...]

PFAN Call for Proposals: Climate & Clean Energy Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia

Deadline: 2 November 2018 PFAN has launched a call for proposals for climate and clean energy projects and businesses in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia. Selected projects will receive no-cost coaching by professional consultants and, once they are investment-ready, benefit from PFAN’s Investment Facilitation services. The coaching support provided through the PFAN Project Development and Financing Initiative for Climate & Clean Energy in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia will help entrepreneurs … [Read more...]

Africa Energy Indaba: 2019 African Youth Energy Innovator Program

Deadline: 4 January 2019 Africa Energy Indaba is seeking applications for the third round of its African Youth Energy Innovator Program 2019. Africa Energy Indaba is committed to empowering talented young Africans by allowing them to be seen by the industry experts and energy decision makers. Key Areas Energy Security: Can your innovation help with effective management of energy supply, reliability of energy infrastructure, or meet a specific set of current and future demands? … [Read more...]

Impact Fund Grants Program: Advancing Human Rights, Environmental Justice and Poverty Law

Deadline: 8 January 2019 Applications are open for the Impact Fund grants program for the Spring 2019, awarding grants to legal services nonprofits, private attorneys, and/or small law firms who seek to advance justice in the areas of civil and human rights, environmental justice, and/or poverty law. Funding Sectors Social Justice: Provides grants and legal support to assist in human and civil rights cases. Environmental Justice: Provides grants to support impact litigation for … [Read more...]

Thomson Reuters Foundation: Exploring Corporate Impact Programme

Deadline: 16 November 2018 Thomson Reuters Foundation is seeking applications for its Exploring Corporate Impact Programme for journalists with minimum five years’ experience from a range of outlets and disciplines. Aims The Exploring Corporate Impact progamme has the following core aims: To raise journalists’ awareness of environmental, social and governance issues as relating to business involvement or lack thereof. To increase knowledge of key local, national and regional … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Vietnam: Seeking Applications for Public Diplomacy Programs

Deadline: 1 January 2019 The U.S. Consulate General Ho Chi Minh City Public Affairs Section (PAS) has announced the Annual Program Statement of Public Diplomacy Programs. This Annual Program Statement solicits proposals for projects that further the U.S. Mission’s public diplomacy goals of expanding media engagement, strengthening people-to-people ties between Vietnam and the United States, and building and strengthening local partners through the specific objectives listed … [Read more...]

Minor Foundation for Major Challenges: Inviting Applications from all over the World

Deadline: 16 November 2018 The Minor Foundation for Major Challenges (MFMC) is inviting applications from all over the world to fund communication projects which mitigate anthropogenic climate change. MFMC shall support the development of innovative communication strategies that engage people, and that facilitate the transition necessary to prevent dangerous climate changes. Program Goals Promote efforts to protect the natural environment, primarily through the support of national and … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society: Request for Proposals on ‘Making the Case for Nature’

Deadline: 9 January 2019 National Geographic Society is seeking proposals from around the world to advance the field of science communication by determining effective ways to market nature and inspire action. One of the greatest challenges in addressing wildlife issues is that simply communicating the science is often insufficient to inspire action. How might visual artists, photographers, and videographers more effectively create and use images or video to overcome apathy towards species? The … [Read more...]

National Geographic Society RFPs: Recovery of Species on the Brink of Extinction

Deadline: 9 January 2019 National Geographic Society is inviting proposals from around the world that will support on the ground priorities of IUCN SSC Species Conservation Plans (e.g. Action Plans, Conservation Strategies, Population and Habitat Viability Assessments) as well as conservation actions that are endorsed by the relevant IUCN SSC Species Specialist Group. In partnership with the IUCN SSC, the goal of this request for funding is to halt further biodiversity decline by implementing … [Read more...]