Packard Foundation Conservation and Science Program

The Foundation  currently has no open RFPs at this time, please check back again soon. The Conservation and Science Program invests in action and ideas that conserve and restore ecosystems while enhancing human well-being. We welcome your ideas for funding requests. Please review the Conservation and Science program pages (Climate, Ocean, Land, Science, and Agriculture, … Read more

NFWF Funding Opportunities page

The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation supports more than 70 grant programs to protect and restore our nation’s wildlife and habitats. This is a general information page listsing all of their funding opportunities, application requirements including upcoming deadlines.

Science for Nature and People Partnership (SNAPP) Request for Proposals

SNAPP, a first-of-its-kind scientific joint venture between The Nature Conservancy (TNC) and Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS), is a tool for developing sustainable solutions to global conservation challenges. Since inception, SNAPP, through its working groups, has provided science and user-friendly tools backed by hard data to identify and quantify nature’s role and value in preventing and … Read more

National Geographic Society Grants

Whether you are an aspiring Explorer or already a luminary in the field, each opportunity has unique criteria and benefits to ensure that our Explorers receive support and funding aligned to their specific needs and goals. Each year, a small number of grants are awarded to individuals who are just beginning their National Geographic journey, … Read more

Earthwatch Research Funding

Earthwatch seeks submissions from field-based researchers to engage members of the public (recruited by Earthwatch) in their research projects. Earthwatch specifically looks to support research projects that align with and contribute to global environmental priorities and agendas. Specifically, we seek projects that aim to improve the management and stewardship of biodiversity, reduce human-wildlife conflicts, investigate/restore … Read more

The Conservation Fund

In honor of champions of the environment and to encourage and support local conservation successes, the Fund partners with corporations, foundations and individuals to recognize outstanding leadership in conservation through award and grant programs.

California Watershed Protection Fund

The California Watershed Protection Fund is enabled by court-ordered environmental mitigation payments. Most of the mitigation payments relate to federal Clean Water Act problems and are limited to supporting projects designed to benefit the surface water quality of many of California’s watersheds and their ecosystems. Due to funding fluctuations, the specific watersheds eligible for grants … Read more

California Environmental Grassroots Fund

The California Environmental Grassroots Fund supports small grassroots groups across California that are tackling tough environmental problems including toxic pollution, urban sprawl, sustainable agriculture, climate change, environmental degradation of our rivers and wild places, as well as, of our communities and our health. The Grassroots Fund is a pooled re-granting fund supported by about 20 … Read more

SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund

These grants in 2023 are by request only as the organization seeks to enhance their development efforts to position the Fund for a strong future. Sea World & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund plays a meaningful role in supporting impactful animal conservation projects and programs. In the meantime, they will continue their Animal Crisis Grant program … Read more

SITKA Ecosystem Grants

SITKA Ecosystem Grants fund proposed projects that improve the state and function of an ecosystem. All SITKA Ecosystem Grant (SEG) projects should be of the highest quality and have the potential to advance and transform the confluence of the environmental + social landscape as it relates to wildlife, stewardship and conservation. SEG projects should contribute … Read more