Grants Grants!!!! Apply as a Small Grants Innovator in India.
With the aim of encouraging young Indians to respond innovatively and independently to the conservation issues which affect the country.The grants will be used to fund research and initiatives which especially demonstrate innovation that is replicable, scalable and sustainable. Around the globe, conservationists are employing the latest technological advances to make a difference for people, wildlife, oceans, forests and clean water.
The Small Grant Innovation Program will provide grants to individuals for activities and/or research that address issues and offer solutions or insights towards:
- Species and habitat related problems and concerns with a focus on immediate threats;
- Enabling communities and other stakeholders to address local environmental concerns;
- Improving local livelihoods through conservation and natural resource management or promoting livelihoods that reduce impacts on biodiversity.
Applicants must demonstrate sound knowledge of environmental conservation and the following criteria for selection among others:
- Contribute to WWF India’s mission of conservation and priority will be given to initiatives located in WWF India’s priority landscapes or geographies;
- Achieve a clear outcome within the project timeframe that can be scaled up or replicated;
- Encourage participatory or community-based conservation and natural resource management.