Updated Apr 28, 2021


The International Elephant Foundation is pleased to announce that we will be accepting applications for Asian and African elephant conservation initiatives for funding in 2022. A limited number of grants will be available and the average grant size awarded will be approximately $10,000.
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Aug 06, 2021Deadline
Up to $10,000Amount
12 monthsDuration(Months)

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented In:
RegionAfrica and Asia and Pacific
Focus AreasWildlife (Environment)
International individuals and organizations are eligible as are students, scientists, and institutions. Students are required to provide faculty advisor approval; the advisor should be a co-investigator on the application and must accept the responsibility of project completion and reporting.

Other Requirements

Reporting RequirementsUpon signature on the IEF 2022 Grant Program Contract, the 1st installment of funds will be made available to applicant. A six-month interim report, including digital photos and video, is required prior to receipt of the second installment. A final report and budget, including digital photos and a video, is required at the end of the funding year. Any future requests for funding will not be given consideration unless the six-month interim report, digital photos and video have been submitted, as well as all other contractual requirements. New applications from the same organization or individual will not be considered if report and contract requirements (as explained above) from funded projects in prior years have not been received.

Application And Awards Process

Proposals must be submitted in English electronically to dolson@elephantconservation.org and sconley@elephantconservation.org


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