Grant Opportunities

Grant Name Organization Name Purpose  Amount   Annual Deadline Website Requirements
BOU Small Research Grant British Ornithological Union Research up to £2,000    November Must be BOU member
Chicago Board of Trade Endangered Species Fund Chicago Zoological Society Research, outreach, conservation related to endangered species up to $5,000   October Must have letter of support from major conservation organization (AZA, WAZA, etc.)
Club 300 Grant Club 300 Foundation for Bird Protection Management, conservation, research up to $5,000   July 31 Species must be Critically Endangered (CR), Endangered (EN), Extinct in the Wild (EW) or Data Deficient (DD) on the IUCN Red List  
Conservation Action Now (CAN) Grant Program Oklahoma City Zoo & Botanical Garden Management, research, conservation $2,500   October Must have a support letter
Crowder-Messersmith Fund Audubon Naturalist Society Education, capacity building $,2000  
Several Raptor Research Foundation Varies Varies   Varies  
John Denham Award Ecology Project International Conservation in coordination with local community 5 day,4 night stay for two people at Pacuare Reserve, Costa Rica   30 November  
Various Neotropical Grassland Conservancy Research Equipment, Neotropical Grassland conservation, research Varies   Varies Latin American researchers affiliated with a university or conservation organization.
Wild Planet Trust Wild Planet Trust Conservation, research, education Up to £1,500    Varies Gives to developing countries, but to date has been more focused on Africa and Asia
Russell E. Train Education for Nature World Wide Fund for Nature  Training for biologists, education support Varies   Varies Active in Latin America