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.

Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Nairobi announces 2019 Call for Small Grant Proposals for Kenya

Deadline: 25 April 2019 The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Nairobi has announced the 2019 call for small grant proposals in the Republic of Kenya. This aid modality of the Slovak Official Development Assistance is funded from SlovakAid and is aimed directly at small-scale projects which represent a more flexible, operative and effective financial support for developing countries. Sector Priorities The submitted projects must be related to sectors of healthcare, education, food … [Read more...]

WWF Nepal: Seeking Applications for for Hariyo Ban Program 2019

Deadline: 21 March 2019 WWF Nepal is inviting proposals from eligible consultants and or consultancy firms for ‘Knowledge and learning documentation of livelihood interventions’ covering different small, medium and large enterprises supported by the Hariyo Ban Program. The Hariyo Ban Program that is designed to benefit nature and people in Nepal and is funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The program is implemented by a consortium of four partners: … [Read more...]

Apply for Leading The Pacific Scholarship 2019

Deadline: 15 April 2019 Applications are open for Leading the Pacific Scholarship 2019 which is an initiative designed to ensure that outstanding young people from the Pacific region are represented at the One Young World Summit 2019 in London. Across the entire Pacific region, environmental issues dominate the agenda. Locally, communities are struggling against challenges of waste management, deforestation, overfishing, and the after-effects of nuclear testing. These threats will soon … [Read more...]

Call for Nominations: NRF Awards 2019

Deadline: 1 April 2019 Do you know of an up and coming researcher who stands head and shoulders above their peers; a researcher who has made a meaningful contribution to SA’s research environment and/or the development of the next generation of researchers; or an individual who has made an extraordinary contribution to the development of science in and for South Africa over an extended period of time? If yes, then apply for the NRF Awards 2019. Nominations are now open for the Special … [Read more...]

Public Health Agency of Canada: Infectious Disease and Climate Change Fund

Deadlines: Building a Foundation: 1 April 2019 Enhancing Knowledge: 1 April 2019 Moving the Marker: 22 April 2019 Public Health Agency of Canada is seeking applications for its Infectious Disease and Climate Change Fund. The purpose of this fund is to address the impact of climate change on human health by building, and increasing access to, infectious disease based evidence, education and awareness. Objectives The following three objectives will be the areas of focus for … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Pathway to Canada Target 1 Challenge

Deadline: 29 March 2019 Applicants are invited to submit proposals for Pathway to Canada Target 1 Challenge which is part of Canada’s Nature Fund. It will leverage provinces and territories, Indigenous people and the private and non-profit sectors to collaborate towards making significant progress in meeting the terrestrial elements of Target 1 of Canada’s 2020 Biodiversity Goals and Targets. Target 1 states: "By 2020, at least 17% of terrestrial areas and inland water, and 10% of coastal … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: EIT Climate-KIC Grant Program

Deadline: 30 April 2019 The EIT Climate-KIC has launched its call for proposals which is searching for climate change professionals with innovative concepts that could trigger change across their economic, social or financial systems. Stages Climate Innovation Ecosystems Earlier Stage Innovation Later Stage Innovation Education RIS Types of Project EIT Climate-KIC has established two project types under this programme: Pathfinder projects: Pathfinders support … [Read more...]

2019 Call for Proposals: GEF Small Grants Program in Papua New Guinea

Deadline: 30 April 2019 Global Environment Facility through United Nations Development Program has launched a GEF Small grants Program to assist developing countries in fulfilling their commitment of protection of the global environment through local actions. SGP is sourced with the belief that global environment problems can be addressed effectively if local people are involved in decision-making at all levels within projects and have control over resources. It demonstrated that with a … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Standard Grants Program

Deadline: 3 July 2019 Applications are open for Standard Grants Program that is a competitive, matching grants program that supports public-private partnerships carrying out projects in the United States that further the goals of the North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA). These projects must involve long-term protection, restoration, and/or enhancement of wetlands and associated uplands habitats for the benefit of all wetlands-associated migratory birds. The U.S. Standard … [Read more...]

USAID/Guatemala: Request for Applications for Sustainable Forest Management Project

Deadline: 10 April 2019 The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for a cooperative agreement from qualified entities to implement the Sustainable Forest Management Project. This five year, $18.5 million project will reduce emissions from land use change by strengthening sustainable forest management in the Maya Biosphere Reserve (MBR), Verapaces, and Western Highlands, while generating direct economic and environmental benefits for small and … [Read more...]

SNV Call for EOIs: Climate Smart Agriculture East Africa (CSA-EA) Project

Deadline: 31 May 2019 SNV is inviting expressions of interest from private sector-led agribusinesses to co-invest in the implementation of climate change adaptation, productivity improvements and inclusive business models under its Climate Smart Agriculture East Africa Project (CSA-EA) project. CSA-EA is a five-year project funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The Netherlands and implemented by SNV in partnership with Wageningen University and Research (WUR), CGIAR’s Climate Change … [Read more...]

Entries Open for The Nigeria Prize for Science 2019

Deadline: 3 May 2019 Entries are open for 2019 The Nigeria Prize for Science to recognise outstanding scientific achievements by Nigerians and non-Nigerians alike for advancing scientific solutions to a prescribed problem afflicting Nigeria, as captured by the theme for the year. Theme The theme for the 2019 competition is Climate Change:Erosion,Drought and Desertification. Benefits The winner(s) would receive an award of one hundred thousand US … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Yaounde, Cameroon: Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Annual Program Statement

Deadline: 30 April 2019 The U.S. Embassy in Yaounde, Cameroon, Political and Economic Section, is seeking proposals for community projects that address the improvement of people’s conditions in all ten regions of Cameroon. The Special Self-Help Fund (SSH) provides small-scale assistance to Cameroonian communities as part of the U.S. Government’s commitment to support development activities in Cameroon. Since 1983, the U.S. Ambassador to Cameroon has funded small community projects under … [Read more...]

WASCAL II Research Call for Proposals: Recognizing Science-Based Climate and Environmental Services Centre in West Africa

Deadline: 14 June 2019 Announcement of regulations governing the funding of the research supporting the “WASCAL II –West African Science Service Centre on Climate Change and Adapted Land Use” under the BMBF’s “Research for Sustainable Development” (FONA) framework programme. WASCAL aims at becoming a regionally and internationally recognized science-based Climate and Environmental Services Centre (CESC) in West Africa to reduce the vulnerability and improve the livelihoods of present and … [Read more...]

Entries Open for Postcode Lotteries Green Challenge!

Deadline: 1 May 2019 Are you contributing towards a more sustainable planet? Are you an entrepreneur with an innovative start-up that contributes towards a more sustainable planet? If yes, then apply for the Postcode Lotteries Green Challenge! Entries are open for the Postcode Lotteries Green Challenge, one of the largest annual international competitions for bright entrepreneurs that successfully combine sustainability, entrepreneurship and creativity. The Postcode Lotteries Green … [Read more...]

Earth Island Institute: Brower Youth Awards 2019

Deadline: 1 May 2019 Earth Island Institute is seeking applications for The Brower Youth Award for Environmental Leadership to honor renowned environmental advocate David Brower. Award Detail Each of the six recipients of the Brower Youth Awards will receive a $3,000 cash prize, a professionally produced short film about their work from an Emmy award winning film crew, and flight and lodging accommodations for a week long trip to the San Francisco Bay Area. During their stay in … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Promoting Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Support to Lebanon’s Clean Energy Transition

Deadline: 28 May 2019 The European Union (EU) is currently accepting proposals to Promote Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Support to Lebanon's Clean Energy Transition. The global objective of this call for proposals is: to address job creation and growth in support of Lebanon's stagnated economy (in line with the first priority sector of the Single Support Framework for EU Support to Lebanon 2017-2020), while supporting Climate Change Mitigation in Lebanon. The specific objective of … [Read more...]

4th IUCN Red List of Ecosystems Photo Contest – My Place in Nature: Aspiring Photographers Worldwide

Deadline: 30 April 2019 IUCN, International Union for Conservation of Nature, through its Commission on Ecosystem Management (CEM) and the Thematic Group Red List of Ecosystems (RLE) has announced the Fourth IUCN Red List of Ecosystems Photo Contest - My Place in Nature. Photographs may be submitted having a clear relation to the theme My Place in Nature, and two modalities: Individual Photo and Series of Photos. All submitted photographs will be evaluated in a first round by a jury. The … [Read more...]

UNDP-Haiti Call for Proposals: Developing Community Initiatives for Facilitate Access to Energy

Deadline: 22 March 2019 The Global Fund for the Environment (GEF) Microfinancing Program (SGP) has launched a Call for Proposals for SGP_OP6-Y4 projects. With the work of PMF Haiti in the field of climate change, several projects on renewable energies and energy efficiency are available to show the technologies innovative low-carbon technologies that are adapted to local conditions and make a significant contribution to the provision of sustainable energy services and the reduction of … [Read more...]

Water’s Next National Awards Program: Honouring Achievements of Individuals and Companies in Canada

Deadline: 22 March 2019 Applications are open for Water’s Next national awards program to honour the achievements and ideas of individuals and companies that successfully work to change water in the country. Eligible Projects & Technology Drinking Water: Projects and technologies that have benefited municipal treatment and/or conditioning and purification. Wastewater: Projects and technologies that manage and treat municipal or industrial wastewater, including non-point source … [Read more...]