Donor Name: Van Tienhoven Foundation For International Nature Protection
Funding name: The Van Tienhoven Foundation For International Nature Protection small grants
Funding brief: The Van Tienhoven Foundation for International Nature Protection aims to promote the protection, conservation, and sustainable use of ecosystems and it’s living organisms, where ever these are threatened or under pressure outside the Netherlands.
Criteria: The Van Tienhoven Foundation prioritizes projects that are:
● Practical, hands-on and directly applicable in order to generate change
● Initiated, owned or widely supported by local stakeholders, in order to ensure sustainability
● Focused on threatened species and ecosystems and/or key biodiversity areas
● Aimed at countering the human-induced causes for these threats, in order to have maximum conservation impact
● Exemplary for a wider problem, serve as a catalyst for raising awareness and engaging other stakeholders
● Leveraging and demonstrating that small grants and individual efforts can make a difference
Deadline: Next application round opens on 1 January 2018 and closes on 15 February 2018.
Funding details link: http://www.vantienhovenfoundation.com/C120-Application.html
Funding limit: The Van Tienhoven Foundation (co-)sponsors projects to a maximum of € 10,000. If the Board considers applications of similar importance, requests for smaller amounts of money will be given priority.
Project start date: Not Found
Project duration: Not Found
Eligible organization: As below
● Only 1 application per person or organization will be taken into consideration each call for proposals
● Only projects outside The Netherlands will be considered for funding, unless they apply to migrating animals.
● The Van Tienhoven Foundation is an advocate of the use of social media to promote nature conservation activities. Therefore, as part of the application process, they encourage applicants to create a non-profit page on www.pifworld.com and upload information on the project for which funds are sought. Pifworld.com is a crowdfunding and networking platform for a better world. Creating non-profit pages will take only 5 minutes via this link and is free of charge. Through these non-profit pages, we are jointly creating a world wide project database for nature preservation, while simultaneously enabling the world to participate.
Submission mail: N/A
Other important link:
● Form: http://www.vantienhovenfoundation.com/uploads/vts_application_form(2).doc
● Online form: http://www.vantienhovenfoundation.com/C141-Application-Form.html
How to apply: In regular years, applications must be submitted in English before the 15th of February or the 15th of August in digital form. However, due to the large amount of applications received in the February 2017 round, the Board has decided to allocate all funds in this first round. The next chance to apply is before 15 February 2018.
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