2019 JFGE Grant: Providing Grants to NGOs/NPOs engaged in Environmental Activities in Developing Countries

Deadline: 5 December 2018

Japan Fund for Global Environment (JFGE) is currently accepting applications 2019 grant program to provide grant to Non Governmental Organization (NGO)/Non Profit Organization (NPO) engaged in environmental activities.

75% Discount on Premium Membership (Ad)
For a limited time only, this discount offer gives you exclusive access to all the Premium Standard features for NGO grant success. Join Today.
 

The Japan Fund for Global Environment (JFGE), a division of the Environmental Restoration and Conservation Agency of Japan (ERCA) was established in 1993 by an initial endowment from the Japanese government together with contributions from the private sectors, including individuals and private corporations. The interest accrued from these fund management is then used to support for the activities of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and non-profit organizations (NPOs) aiming at environmental conservation.

Grant Categories & Amount Available

  • Entry Grant: Grant to support grass-roots projects to expand
    • Grant Period: 1 year (One term per organization)
    • Range of Grant Amount (per year) is Minimum 500,000 JPY ~ Maximum 3,000,000 JPY
  • Continuous-Project Grant: Grant to support grass-roots projects to take a root in the site as self-sustain project
    • Grant Period: Maximum 3 years (One term per organization)
    • Range of Grant Amount (per year) is Minimum 500,000 JPY ~ Maximum 3,000,000 JPY
  • General Grant: Grant to support organizational growth by realizing projects efficiently through refining skills
    • Grant Period: Maximum 3 years (two-year-break required for organization received Regular Grant for two terms in a row)
    • Range of Grant Amount (per year) is Minimum 2,000,000 JPY ~ Maximum 6,000,000 JPY

Eligible Projects

Searching for the fastest way to write proposals? (Ad)
We have an extensive database of sample proposals from successful grantee organizations from around the world offering project ideas, proposal writing techniques and planned strategies. Join Premium to view Sample Proposals
 

Conservation projects that fall into following categories are eligible:

  • Nature protection, conservation and restoration
  • Forest conservation and tree/grass planting
  • Anti-desertification
  • Agriculture of environmental conservation type
  • Mitigation and adaptation to climate change
  • Building of a recycle-oriented society
  • Air, water and soil conservation
  • Comprehensive environmental education
  • Comprehensive environmental conservation projects
  • Other environmental conservation projects

Eligibility Criteria

  • Environmental conservation projects implemented in developing areas by Non Japanese NGO
  • Applicant must meet all of the following criteria:
    • The organization must be a non-governmental organization(NGO) or a non-profit organization (NPO)
    • The organization must possess an Articles of Incorporation or its equivalent by laws
    • The organization must possess a well-established board of directors and work forces that make decisions for the organization and implements the proposed project
    • The organization must possess an accounting structure capable of bookkeeping and self-auditing
    • The organization must possess an office that serves as a base of their project
    • The organization must prove that they have enough capacity to execute the proposed project by presenting the firm evidence, such as activity report of previous project and achievements
  • Note: JFGE grant for overseas is exclusively for the environmental conservation activities implemented in developing countries and areas.

How to Apply

Are you overwhelmed with too much grant information? (Ad)
Join Premium and view relevant grants and resources on a clean, ad-free and user-friendly Member Dashboard to organize and plan your successful fundraising. Learn more
 

Applicants can download the application form and follow the instructions given on the website.

Eligible Countries:

For more information, visit https://bit.ly/2fYH1D3

Getting late information about new grants? (Ad)
The Early Grant Information feature for Premium Members ensures that you receive grant announcements much ahead of others so that you can have enough time to research and apply. Join Premium to get early information
 

  • Avatar eric samuel kuhoga says:

    CAN I HAVE LINK

  • Avatar Kristine says:

    Is the project is working on the ancient dry trees in the forest to turn them into valuanle goods such as beds, planks, ward robes, wooden huts/houses etc planting indigenous trees is it eligible.?

  • Avatar Thein Han Thu says:

    Is that Eligible the Awareness training course on environmental education for PwD?

    • Avatar Reena says:

      Hi Thein Han Thu,

      For more information on eligibility criteria, application process and more, please visit the link given on the last line of the post.

      Good luck!

  • Avatar obita bryian says:

    am bryian obita a Ugandan who is working with a c b o call green valley tree nursery in the northern part of Uganda .our work is basically raising tree seedlings of the tree species which are getting extinct example maugany , black oak , white teak tektonia grandees.so with this small background am kindly requesting your organization to sent detailed procedures of applying for the award.

  • Avatar Joseph BOTUMA says:

    Je suis intéressé par cet appel, peut on avoir le lien en version française ou alors m’envoyer tous ces éléments en version française. Merci

    • Avatar Priyanka says:

      Hi Joseph BOTUMA,

      Thank you for contacting fundsforNGOs. Unfortunately, our services are only available in English and we are only able to respond to queries written in English.

      Good luck!

  • Avatar Akhilesh Prasad Singh says:

    Is any scheme available for implementation of Invention for Zero Emissions RoaTransportation system and promote worldwide to save Global environments?
    A big invention awarded by IEEE seeking Governments and Environmentalist support.

  • Avatar clayde wanyama says:

    climate change is real and the we should do some thing to protect the environment for the future generation

  • Avatar TREASURE WAWINA says:

    How can i apply for this great opportunity ?

    • Avatar Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

      Hi TREASURE WAWINA,

      You can apply for this opportunity if you fulfill the eligibility requirements. To learn more on eligibility criteria and how to apply please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good luck!

  • Avatar Amot Sam says:

    Can our organisation in Northern Uganda also apply for this grant

    Thanks

    • Avatar Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

      Hi Amot Sam,

      For more information regarding eligibility criteria, application process and more, please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good Luck!

  • Avatar Josephine Gotikala says:

    For construction of dispensary will the organisation give. We are in Tanzania

  • Avatar MWESIGE BONEFENCE says:

    Can Community based organizations implement environment conservation and environmental friendly project apply?

    • Avatar Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

      Hi MWESIGE BONEFENCE,

      For more information regarding eligibility criteria, application process and more, please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good Luck!

  • Avatar Tusabe Milton says:

    Dear JFGE team thank you very much for this opportunity i request for the partnership with you in supporting us financially in Tree planting in public places in the Rwenzori Region, thank you.

  • Avatar Godfrey Dongaronga says:

    hi i would like to implement land rehabilitation and revegetation in Zimbabwe

  • Avatar Catherine Kinya Ithia says:

    This is a very good. Assisting the non developed countries.My organization still not very stable. We have only identified that garbage disposal is our problem and the community living in our slum is litter the environment so much.We have a committee a treasurer and a charlady. We can also get an office soon.

  • Avatar ENGINEER FRED says:

    CAN I APPLY FOR GRANTS IN KENYA

    • Avatar Reena says:

      Hi ENGINEER FRED,

      Yes, Kenya is eligible to apply for this grant. To get detailed information on eligibility criteria and application requirements, please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good Luck!

  • Avatar Weraga erisa says:

    This is very good work for nature!how do I get a grant for Miss environment ; goal is massive awareness ,activities;marathon,queen at the end tree planting

    • Avatar Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

      Hi Weraga erisa,

      For more information regarding eligibility criteria, application process and more, please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good Luck!

  • Avatar Aster says:

    Hello, I read some of the requirements regarding of the Grants, can you help us on how to get translator for Japanese language or do you have an agent here in the Philippines to assist us?
    Thank you..

    Aster

    • Avatar Reena says:

      Hi Aster,

      For more information on eligibility criteria, application process and more, please visit the link given on the last line of the post.

      Good luck!

  • Avatar Bridget Ringdahl says:

    I cannot find the application form on the website, has anyone else been able to?

    • Avatar Priyanka says:

      Hi Bridget Ringdahl,

      For more information on eligibility criteria, application process and more, please visit the link given on the last line of the post.

      Good luck!

  • Avatar Hance Richard Melchior says:

    Dear JFGE,
    Relief to Development Society (REDESO) is National Non-Governmental Organization operating in Tanzania since 1998. The organization has been implementing environmental programs for more than a decade. We need to apply for the JFGE Grant Request for 2019 Fiscal Year. However, one of the requirements of the application is looking for an “Agent”.
    I would like to ask you to help me to get an “AGENT” to support me in this JFGE Grant Request.

    Kind Regards,
    Hance Richard Melchior
    Assistant Programme Officer- REDESO

  • Avatar Ebongnjume Icent M says:

    PEWNAP is a conservation and development organization in Cameroon can we apply for this grant opportunity

    • Avatar Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

      Hi Ebongnjume Icent M,

      You can apply for this opportunity if you fulfill the eligibility requirements. To learn more on eligibility criteria and how to apply please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good luck!

  • UN-Habitat’s Call for Innovative Solutions to Transform Waste to Wealth

    Submit Your Applications for Yesod Professional Development Fund

    Call for Mobility Grants 2019 for Legal Entities in Romania and Norway

    Funding Call to boost Sustainable Tourism Development and Capacity of Tourism SMEs

    Call for Participants- Seminar “Roma Youth Participation: What now?”

    Calling CSOs to participate in “Rooting Democracy in Kenya through an Informed Citizenry” Programme

    Grant Program on Mapping Illicit Supply Networks to Combat Conservation Crimes at their Convergence

    Call for Applications for Radcliffe Fellowship Program

    Mobilize Power Fund for Youth-led and Intergenerational Groups, and Nonprofits- United States

    Australia: Grant of Up to $22,000 for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

    Applications Open for African Youth Ambassadors for Peace

    IFAD’s Call for Proposals to improve Livelihoods, Food and Nutrition Security and Climate Resilience (Malawi, Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire)

    UNESCO YouthMobile Seed-Grants to empower Girls with Digital Skills during Africa Code Week 2019

    People’s Postcode Trust supporting Charities for their Good Causes in the UK

    USAID-Kampala: Uganda Biodiversity for Resilience Activity Program

    ACTION Call for Proposals to Support New and Ongoing Citizen Science Projects

    Call for Proposal for Ensuring Sustainable Democratic Governance and Human Rights in Southern Mediterranean

    ERBACHER Foundation Grant to Sponsor Charitable Projects

    DMTFYP Central Grants Programme assiting Disadvantaged Young People in UK and Ireland

    The Burns Price Foundation Grant to Promote Good Citizenship amongst Young People in the UK

    Ben & Jerry’s Foundation accepting Applications for “Grassroots Organizing for Social Change Program” in the U.S.

    Program on Countering Unregulated Wild Plant Collection in Armenia

    Small Grants for Interreligious Projects in the Central African Republic

    Calling Serbian CSOs to Prevent and Fight against Trafficking in Human Beings

    >