EKCT: Seeking Applications for Large Grants Program

Deadline: 10 September 2018 Ernest Kleinwort Charitable Trust is seeking applications for its Large Grants program in UK with an aim to ‘make a difference’. Grants will be considered for start-up costs, core costs or for a specific project for which applicants have requested support. Areas of Interest Charitable work in the County of Sussex Wildlife & Environmental Conservation (UK and International) Reproductive Health (International) – please note that there are no … [Read more...]

Applications Open for 2019 Future For Nature Award!

Deadline: 16 September 2018 Are you a young (under 35 years old), talented and inspiring conservationist, committed to protecting species of wild animals and plants by combining passion with action to create concrete results in nature conservation? If yes, then apply for the 2019 Future For Nature Award! The Future for Nature Foundation is seeking applications for its 2019 Future for Nature Award from individuals that make the difference for the future of nature by showing leadership, vision … [Read more...]

Call for Nominations: 2018 Wildlife and Environment Society of South Africa (WESSA) Awards

Deadline: 31 July 2018 Nominations are open for the 2018 Wildlife and Environment Society of South Africa (WESSA) Annual Awards. Goals The goals of the WESSA Awards are as follows: To give appropriate, high level recognition to people, groups or institutions for advancing the cause of environmental conservation and/or education in South Africa in an exceptional and sustained manner. To provide an opportunity for WESSA to increase public awareness of local or national achievements in … [Read more...]

UNDP Call for Proposals: 2018 GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP) in Lebanon

Deadline: 10 August 2018 The Global Environment Facility (GEF) Small Grants Programme (SGP), implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is accepting proposals in the five thematic areas: Biodiversity Land degradation Climate Change International Water Chemicals Focus Areas The GEF Small Grants Programme, provides communities and civil society organizations with grants to enable them to implement projects in the focal areas of: Conservation of … [Read more...]

Apply for SAG-SEED Replicator Workshops in Zimbabwe!

Deadline: 29 July 2018 Do you have plans to start your own business, and are looking for the next steps to take? Do you want to refine your business model and collaborate with successful eco-inclusive enterprises worldwide? Do you want your NGO to be financially independent and learn from enterprise solutions that work? If yes, then apply for the SEED Replicator program! SEED is a global partnership for action on sustainable development and the green economy that was founded by the United … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals: Supporting Indigenous Women

Deadline: 30 July 2018 GEF Small Grants Program (PPD) calls for the presentation of proposals from the competent regional non-profit organizations of the Latin American and Caribbean region (LAC) in order to "Support indigenous women in the implementation of the CBD and the Nagoya Protocol on Traditional Knowledge (TK) and Access and Benefit Sharing (ABS) ". The Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) has three main objectives, namely: 1) the conservation of biological diversity; 2) the … [Read more...]

Call for Proposals 2018-19: Canada Fund for Local Initiatives

Deadline: 29 July 2018 Applications are open for Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) which is designed to fund small-scale but high-impact projects in Official Development Assistance (ODA) eligible countries, which align with Global Affairs Canada’s thematic priority areas for engagement. The Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) program for the eastern Caribbean is administered directly through the High Commission of Canada for Barbados and the eastern Caribbean, based in Bridgetown, … [Read more...]

EU-Palestine launches External Investment Plan for Better Business Environment and Economic Development

The EU External Investment Plan (EIP) has been launched by the European Union and Palestine to pave the way to a better business environment and foster economic development. The EIP will encourage investments promoting an inclusive growth, job creation and sustainable development and to tackle some of Palestine internal constraint via an enhanced policy dialogue on business climate issues. The EU External Investment Plan will build on three pillars: The new European Fund for Sustainable … [Read more...]

Submit Applications for Patagonia’s Australia Grants Program!

Deadline: 31 August 2018 Applications are open for Patagonia’s Australia Grants Program to fund environmental work. Patagonia is most interested in making grants to organisations that identify and work on the root causes of problems and that approach issues with a commitment to long-term change. Patagonia supports small grassroots activist organisations with provocative direct-action agendas, working on multipronged campaigns to preserve and protect our environment. Funding Information The … [Read more...]

Apply for FINNOVATION Fellowship Program for Impact Entrepreneurs!

Deadline: 15 July 2018 The FINNOVATION Lab has announced the FINNOVATION Fellowship Program for impact entrepreneurs. The Fellowship is a nine month incubator and fellowship program to support impact entrepreneurs who: Are hungry to understand the context and causes behind some of the world’s most pressing problems Are passionate about leveraging an entrepreneurial idea to make a big social or environmental impact Are eager to develop innovative business models to solve problems … [Read more...]

British Embassy Call for Proposals: Mexico’s Technical Assistance Programme

Deadline: 20 July 2018 The British Embassy Mexico City is seeking proposals for its Mexico’s Technical Assistance Programme. The International Climate Fund (ICF) in the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), has allocated up to £2 million for technical assistance activities in Mexico through an open and competitive call for proposals. Aims The BEIS ICF Technical Assistance Programme aims to: Contribute to the reduction of the country’s emissions by improving … [Read more...]

CHEJ: Small Grants Program for Grassroots Groups

Deadline: 3 August 2018 The Center for Health, Environment & Justice (CHEJ) has announced a Small Grants Program for grassroots groups working on environmental health and justice issues. This grant program will support projects that help groups move toward their goals by building leadership, increasing capacity and/or providing training and education. A priority of CHEJ’s Small Grants Program is to help grassroots community groups to build their capacity. The program is designed to … [Read more...]

Applications Open for Japan-ASEAN Research Collaboration 2018!

Deadline: 20 July 2018 Applications are open for Japan-ASEAN Research Collaboration 2018. Together with the their headquarters and joint laboratories in Thailland, Indonesia and Malaysia, JASTIP-Net also plays an important role in strengthening the Japan-ASEAN research collaboration networknetwork, as well as widening and deepening the coverage of the JASTIP activities across the ASEAN region. It expands the outreach of JASTIP by seeking prospective and promising partners to launch new … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State: Seeking Applications for Small Grant Program

Deadline: 1 October 2018 The U.S. Embassy The Hague Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce funding is available through the Embassy’s public diplomacy grants program. Grants are intended for local representatives of civil society, including non-governmental organizations and universities.  They support projects to: Enhance International Security, by funding proposals which: counter violent extremism, strengthen NATO and transatlantic security … [Read more...]

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund: Addressing the Needs of Species Conservation Initiatives

Deadline: 31 October 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund that has been established to provide targeted grants to individual species conservation initiatives, recognize leaders in the field and elevate the importance of species in the broader conservation debate. Its focus is global and eligibility for grants will extend to all plant, animal and fungi species conservation efforts, without discrimination on the basis of region or selected … [Read more...]

Energy Access Booster: Supporting Entrepreneurs in the Field of Energy Access in Africa

Deadline: 29 July 2018 ENEA Consulting, SEforALL and Acumen have launched the “Energy Access Booster” call for projects to support entrepreneurs in the field of energy access in Africa. Program Topics It concerns projects in the deployment stage focusing on one of the four following topics: Green mini-grids Sustainable Mobility Refrigeration (cooling or cold storage) Energy for drinking water and agriculture Benefits Up to five selected entrepreneurs will benefit … [Read more...]

MFMC’s Grant Program: Promoting Efforts to Protect the Natural Environment

Deadline: 17 August 2018 The Minor Foundation for Major Challenges (MFMC) is accepting 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...]

One Young World: Mary Robinson Climate Justice Award 2018

Deadline: 25 July 2018 The One Young World is seeking applications for its Mary Robinson Climate Justice Award 2018. Climate justice links human rights and development to achieve a human-centered approach, safeguarding the rights of the most vulnerable and sharing the burdens and benefits of climate change and its resolution equitably and fairly. Climate justice is informed by science, responds to science and acknowledges the need for equitable stewardship of the world’s resources. The impact … [Read more...]

Canada pledges $228.79 Million to advance Climate Action in Developing Countries

Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, The Honourable, Marie-Claude Bibeau has announced Canada’s pledge of $228.79 million (for fiscal years 2018–2019 through 2022–2023) to the seventh replenishment of the Global Environment Facility (GEF). Canada, through the GEF, works with partners to tackle global environmental issues and to support sustainable development, including poverty reduction and gender equality. Collaboration and partnerships between governments, global … [Read more...]

Apply for Quadratec Cares ‘Energize the Environment’ Grant Program!

Deadline: 30 October 2018 Applicants are invited to apply for the Quadratec Cares ‘Energize the Environment’ Grant Program. Quadratec has proudly awarded environmental-restoration grants to scores of groups and individuals through their Quadratec Cares Restoration for Recreation program. Quadratec recognizes that their position as a leading aftermarket supplier for 4×4 vehicles – such as Jeeps – also gives a responsibility to help support enthusiasts working towards improving our environment. … [Read more...]