Daily Archives: March 18, 2017

The American Society of Primatologists: Inviting Applications for award to recognize deserving colleagues and students, including those from primate habitat countries – countries with native primate fauna – for whom the prestige of an ASP award or grant can be a valuable aid to the recipient’s conservation efforts.

Donor Name: The American Society of Primatologists Award name: ASP Conservation Fund Award brief: Nominations for ASP Conservationist Awards is now being sought by the American Society of Primatologists (ASP). These awards, funded from the ASP Conservation Fund, are a mechanism to recognize deserving colleagues and students, including those from primate habitat countries – countries […]

National Geographic Society: Inviting Applications for award for research, conservation, education, and storytelling through its Committee for Research and Exploration.

Donor Name: National Geographic Society Fund name: Early Career Grant, Standard Grant, Expedited Grant Funding brief: The National Geographic Society awards grants for research, conservation, education, and storytelling through its Committee for Research and Exploration. All proposed projects must be novel and exploratory, and be of broad interest. National Geographic Society grant-funded projects should be […]

Niwano Peace Foundation: Inviting Applications to promote interreligious understanding and cooperation.

Donor Name: Niwano Peace Foundation Fund name: Grant Program (1st term), 2017 Funding brief: The Niwano Peace Foundation promotes inter religious understanding and cooperation.  It also strives to strengthen cooperation among people actively making continuing efforts, in a religious spirit, to achieve a peaceful society. The  Foundation  does  not  support  any  specific  religious  group.  Respecting  the  uniqueness  of  each  religion  and  embracing  the  spirit  of  tolerance,  it  aims  to  build  a  world  of  peace  and  coexistence.  The Foundation  makes  grants  in  order  to  provide active encouragement  […]

The World Academy of Science (TWAS): Inviting Applications to the needs of researchers in developing countries, particularly those attached to institutions that lack appropriate research facilities.

Donor Name: The World Academy of Science (TWAS) Fund name: TWAS Research Grants Programme in Basic Sciences (Groups) Funding brief: The TWAS Research Grants Programme in Basic Sciences was established in response to the needs of researchers in developing countries, particularly those attached to institutions that lack appropriate research facilities. Under this scheme, grants can […]

The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves: Inviting Applications to scale effective business models for empowerment through women’s energy entrepreneurship.

Donor Name: The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves Fund name: Empowerment Fund IV Funding brief: The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves is now accepting applications for the fourth annual Women’s Empowerment Fund (WEF), a financing mechanism designed to scale effective business models for empowerment through women’s energy entrepreneurship. The objective of the WEF is to […]