World Wildlife Fund: Inviting Applicants for Professional Development Grants

Deadline: 1 November 2017 World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is currently inviting applicants for its Professional Development Grants (PDGs) to provide support for mid-career conservationists to pursue short-term, non-degree training to upgrade their knowledge and skills. These trainings can include short courses, certificate trainings, or conferences among other training opportunities. PDGs support training-related costs, including registration fees and tuition, meals and accommodations, books and … [Read more...]

Apply for 2018 Open World Grant Program: Bringing Emerging Leaders!

Deadline: 23 October 2017 Open World Leadership Center (Open World) has announced its 2018 Grant program to bring emerging leaders from participating countries to the United States in order to give them firsthand exposure to the American system of participatory democracy and free enterprise. The program allows American leaders and their counterparts from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Mongolia, Peru, Russia, Serbia, Tajikistan, … [Read more...]

World Wildlife Fund: Seeking Applications for Conservation Workshop Grants

Deadline: 1 November 2017 The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is seeking applications for its Conservation Workshop Grants to support training workshops with a strong hands-on learning component that will build capacity for people living in WWF priority places in selected countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Conservation Workshop Grants fund organizations to train communities, stakeholders, park guards, and others on local and regional conservation issues. Conservation Workshop Grants are … [Read more...]

Dr. Scholl Foundation: Providing Financial Assistance to Organizations in United States

Deadline: 1 March 2018 The Dr. Scholl Foundation is seeking applications for its grant program to provide financial assistance to organizations committed to improving our world. Focus Areas Education Social Service Healthcare Civic and Cultural Environmental Funding Information There is no limit; however, on average, their grants range from $5,000 to $25,000. Eligibility Criteria The Foundation awards grants on an annual basis to valid Internal Revenue Service … [Read more...]

Cleveland Zoological Society Seed Grants Program: Supporting Field Conservation and Research Projects in Asia

Deadline: 6 November 2017 The Cleveland Zoological Society is currently accepting applications for its Asia Seed Grants Program to support field conservation and research projects in Asia. Ideal projects have clear and direct conservation impact, positively affect local people and create opportunities for capacity building in country. Focus Areas Wildlife protection (law enforcement, illegal wildlife trade issues, etc.) Human wildlife conflict mitigation Development and promotion … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Orskov Foundation’s Student Grant!

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The Orskov Foundation is accepting applications for its Student Grant to help individual students with funding to cover training needs in lower middle income or low-income countries classified by the UN. Preference will be given to support training aimed at sustainable land use problems with an emphasis on animal, plant and soil interactions, where it can be demonstrated that, in addition to contributing to knowledge, they will: have the potential to alleviate … [Read more...]

KR Foundation Grant Program: Seeking LOIs to address the causes of Environmental Degradation

Deadline: 31 January 2018 The KR Foundation is currently accepting letter of inquiries (LOIs) for its grant program from eligible organisations to address root causes of climate change and environmental degradation, and safeguard the planetary boundaries. The mission of KR Foundation is to help provide answers to, stimulate mind shifts about, and encourage action on, the long-term challenges faced by current and future generations living on a planet with finite resources, fragile ecosystems, … [Read more...]

Applications Open for SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund!

Deadline: 30 November 2017 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-India’s Small Grants Innovation Program: Encouraging Young Indians

Deadline: 30 November 2017 Applications are open for WWF-India’s Small Grants Innovation Program to encourage young Indians to respond innovatively and independently to the conservation issues which affect the country. The grants will be used to fund research and initiatives which especially demonstrate innovation that is replicable, scalable and sustainable. Around the globe, conservationists are employing the latest technological advances to make a difference for people, wildlife, oceans, … [Read more...]

EU Call for Proposals: Cross-border Programme for Serbia & Bosnia and Herzegovina

Deadline: 16 November 2017 The European Union (EU) is accepting proposals from eligible organisations for its Cross-border Programme Serbia- Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2014-2020 under the Instrument for Pre-accession Assistance (IPA II) allocations for 2014, 2015 and 2016. Objectives Improving Sustainable environment planning and promotion of biodiversity Strengthening the cultural identity of the programme area Priorities Promoting employment, labour mobility, social and … [Read more...]

2018 KNCF Grant Program: Preserving Biodiversity Projects in the Asia-Pacific Region

Deadline: 4 December 2017 Keidanren Nature Conservation Fund (KNCF) is currently inviting applicants for its 2018 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 … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for Aspen Institute’s 2018 New Voices Fellowship Program!

Deadline: 15 October 2017 The Aspen Institute is currently inviting applicants for its 2018 New Voices Fellowship that is a year-long media skills, communication and leadership program designed for standout development professionals from the developing world. While the fellowship is non-resident and not full-time, it does require a significant and sustained time commitment as fellows write opinion articles, participate in interviews with local and international media, and speak at … [Read more...]

UNOPS Call for Proposals: Climate Change Adaptation in Ukraine

Deadline: 9 October 2017 UNOPS Ukraine is seeking project proposal for its “Climate Change Adaptation in Ukraine”. The project aims to enhance the sustainable development of Ukraine by support in design and implementation of the long-term policies and measures directed at Climate Change adaptation. In particular the project will support the Government of Ukraine in developing a Climate Change Adaptation pathway for Ukraine’s long-term economic and social development. Objective With … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Echoing Green Fellowship!

Deadline: 24 October 2017 Do you have a solution that will help your community thrive, an idea that will create new pathways to justice, or see a fresh opportunity where others only see obstacles? If yes, then apply for Echoing Green Fellowship! This is the fellowship for innovators, instigators, pioneers, and rebels. We know that talent is equally distributed, but opportunity is not—which is why we invest in talent wherever it is. Fellows represent diverse ethnic, religious, and gender … [Read more...]

Scottish Forestry Trust Grant Program: Collaborative Research Projects Overseas

Deadline: 27 October 2017 The Scottish Forestry Trust is seeking applications involving overseas collaboration on research projects within specified parameters. The trust supports forestry in the UK by contributing to the scientific, technical and economic information required to support its development. The Scottish Forestry Trust was established in 1983 by a gift of share capital, and their role is to provide funds by way of grants, to support research, education and training throughout … [Read more...]

Applications Open for International Climate Initiative!

Deadline: 12 October 2017 The Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety is seeking applications for its International Climate Initiative that is a key element of Germany’s climate financing and the funding commitments in the framework of the Convention on Biological Diversity. The Initiative places clear emphasis on climate change mitigation, adaption to the impacts of climate change and the protection of biological diversity. These efforts provide … [Read more...]

Submit Proposals for American Honda Foundation’s Grant Program!

Deadline: 1 February 2018 The American Honda Foundation is seeking applications to help 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 engages in grant making … [Read more...]

Nominations Open for WWF Conservation Innovation Awards 2017!

Deadline: 15 October 2017 Nominations are open for WWF Conservation Innovation Awards 2017 that are WWF-New Zealand's challenge for conservationists, community groups, product designers, researchers, backyard inventors and others to come up with innovative ways to increase the scale and effectiveness of conservation in New Zealand. Prize Categories Engaging young people and communities: This category is for ideas that will increase the scale and effectiveness of community … [Read more...]

Apply for NASSCOM Social Innovation Forum 2018! Supporting Social Innovations across India

Deadline: 31 October 2017 The NASSCOM Foundation is seeking applications for its Social Innovation Forum 2018 to recognize and support Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) led innovations that have met a social development need or helped organizations achieve their social development objectives. The NASSCOM Social Innovation Forum is a ‘Tech 4 Good’ platform that aims to address critical gaps in development, through technology-led social innovations and solutions that can lead to … [Read more...]

BBC Children in Need Main Grants Programme: Improving the Social and Physical Environments

Deadline: 16 January 2018 BBC Children in Need is currently inviting charities and not-for-profit organizations for its Main Grants programme to fund the projects that will make a difference in children’s lives to help prevent or overcome the effects of the disadvantages they face. Projects achieve these differences by either working directly with children or seeking to improve their social and physical environments. Focus Areas Children and young people of 18 years and under … [Read more...]