Other Funding Options

Ashden Awards

Ashden Awards for UK and International sustainable energy projects worth up to £20,000 and boost project profile


Advice, training and a searchable database of grant-making foundations in the USA.

Conservation Leadership MPhil funding

Scholarship funding available to study for an MPhil in Conservation Leadership at the University of Cambridge. Aimed at graduates with leadership potential and at least 3-5 years of experience in biodiversity conservation.

Conservation Leadership Programme: Grants

CLP provides Conservation Awards on an annual basis to support the work of early career conservationists. Grants range from $12,500 to $40,000

COS Pivot

Funding opportunity and expertise matching service

Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund

Grants for non-governmental and private sector organizations to help protect biodiversity hotspots. CEPF provides Small Grants up to $20,000 and Large grants from $20,000 to $150,000

Cyber-Sierra’s Conservation Grants Center

Directory of other funding opportunities

Disney Conservation Fund – Annual Conservation Grants

Provides financial support for the study of wildlife, the protection of habitats and community conservation and education by supporting conservation organisations focused on long-term positive impacts. Grants are worth up to $50,000 over 2 years

EDGE Fellowship programme

The EDGE Fellowship programme provides funding of up to £10,000 and structured training to early-career conservation biologists to undertake an applied research or conservation project on a local EDGE species

Funds For NGOs

Grants and resources for sustainabilty projects

Future for Nature Award

The Future for Nature Award is a prestigious international award worth €50,000 that celebrates tangible achievements made by young nature conservationists dedicated to protect wild animal and plant species

GEF Small Grants Programme

SGP grants of up to $50,000 are made directly to community-based organisations and non-governmental organisations in recognition of the key role they play as a resource and constituency for environment and development concerns