Updated May 21, 2019

Jana Robeyst Trust Fund (JRTF): Small Conservation Grants

Offered by Jana Robeyst Trust Fund

The Jana Robeyst Trust Fund (JRTF) is seeking applications for its “Small Conservation Grants” to provide financial resources to early career scientists/conservationists and non-profit organizations to carry out vital field conservation and research work in Africa.
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Aug 31, 2019Deadline
Up to €1,500Amount

Mandatory Requirements

StageStage 2: Research & Development
Implemented in:
CountryCape Verde, Comoros, Guinea, Gabon, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Equatorial Guinea, Djibouti, Congo, Republic of the, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Chad, Cameroon, Burkina Faso, Botswana, Benin, Angola, Mauritius, Malawi, Senegal, Rwanda, Nigeria, Niger, Namibia, Mozambique, Mali, Liberia, Lesotho, Kenya, Guinea-Bissau, Cote d'Ivoire, Central African Republic, Togo, Uganda, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Tanzania, Sudan, South Sudan, South Africa, Sierra Leone and Madagascar
Focus AreasWildlife (Environment)
The JRTF aims to provide relatively small levels of funding for ongoing projects or pilot programmes with a clear conservation value.
This funding program is open to individuals or organizations for projects in Sub-Saharan Africa. We accept projects related to the conservation of mammals and especially (forest) elephants. Applicants can be based anywhere in the world.

Other Requirements

Planned Usage of Funds
What project is eligible for funding?

Education projects will also be considered.
Travel costs for presentation of the project at a conference, or participation to workshop/training program will also be considered.
Purchase of field equipment if they are essential in completing field work.

What project is not eligible for funding?

Pure research will not be funded. Research project will be considered if they demonstrate applied benefit to conservation and/or target an identified conservation need.
Living costs, thesis production costs, retrospective costs, fundraising costs, and payment of a debt will not be considered for funding.
Office equipment and participation to internship and volunteer program will not be considered unless they are essential in completing field work or benefit an identified conservation need.

Application Directions

Please send application materials to info@janatrustfund.org

Application And Awards Process

Applications should be sent in word format to the email address provided in the contact details with the mention “Grant Application chosen deadline your name”


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