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JBZ Wildlife Conservation Fund

Grants to USA, Canada, and International
Individuals for Wildlife Research and Conservation

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Foundation / Corporation

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John Ball Zoo (JBZ)

Deadline Date:

09/09/19 Midnight EST

Description:

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Grants of up to $2,500 to USA, Canada, and International investigators affiliated with academic institutions, nonprofit or conservation organizations, or accredited zoos for wildlife conservation efforts. The purpose of this program is to enhance understanding of endangered, threatened, and rare species and their habitats, and to support zoological research that will directly benefit captive animal management.

Many projects funded by the Wildlife Conservation Fund have been education based with an eye to helping communities learn about the wildlife around them. In addition, the fund has lent support to help conserve some of the lesser known taxa such as endangered reptiles and amphibians.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 167261

Estimated Size of Grant:

Up to $2,500

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The principal investigator must be associated with a recognized institution (accredited zoo, academic institution, conservation or nonprofit organization).

Applications for exhibit development/graphics for zoos or facilities in North America will not be considered.

All research involving live animals must adhere to regulations listed under the USDA Animal Welfare Act and any appropriate sections of professional ethics or mandatory standards of the American Association of Zoos and Aquariums.

Pre-Application Information:

Submissions are due by midnight EST. on September 9, 2019. Awards will be made mid-November 2019.

Only electronic submissions will be accepted and proposals must be submitted in English.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

For questions and to submit completed applications, contact:

Brenda Stringer
bstringer@jbzoo.org
616-336-4303

John Ball Zoo Wildlife Conservation Fund
1300 W. Fulton St.
Grand Rapids, MI
49504

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