Updated Dec 18, 2018CLOSED

Amphibian Ark — Conservation Start-Up Grants 2019

Amphibian Ark offers a wide variety of conservation grants for amphibian research and conservation. Start-up grants are one-time grants of US$5 thousand to help newly-launched projects get started at the very beginning.
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CLOSEDMay 01, 2019Deadline
Up to $5,000Amount

Mandatory Requirements

StageStage 1: Ideation and Stage 2: Research & Development
Implemented In:
Focus AreasWildlife (Environment)
Initial funding to help newly-launched projects get started at the very beginning of their life, to help them attract larger and/or long-term funding for the duration of the program.We will not fund projects that are already well-established or have significant funding, although we will consider projects with funding in place for complementary components (such as fieldwork or education). One-time grants of up to US$5,000 are available. Recipients are able to apply for second and third year extension grants.

Other Requirements

Target BeneficiariesOur grants are intended to support conservation projects for amphibian species that cannot currently be saved in the wild, with a focus onex situactions, and in partnership with appropriate field activities. Preference will be given to projects for species which have been assessed as in need ofex siturescue or research work, either as a recommendation from a Conservation Needs Assessment (www.conservationneeds.org) or a similar, national assessment process.

These grants arenotintended to fund:

  • Workshops
  • Educational exhibits
  • Project overheard or indirect costs
  • Field projects without a strongex situcomponent

Application Directions

Applications and inquiries should be directed togrants@amphibianark.org.
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