What We Fund & How to Apply

The Fund's areas of focus are: Species Research, Habitat Protection, Conservation Education, Animal Rescue & Rehabilitation.

Within these focus areas, each year the fund has specific conservation priorities.  Your programs should align with these focus areas.


Applying for a Grant

Applications for funding for 2019 open in October 2018. Applications received by November 30, 2018 will be considered for funding in the first two quarters of 2019. Applications received by April 30, 2019 will be considered for funding in the last two quarters of 2019.

Although the 2019 application is very similar to previous applications, the process to apply for a grant has changed from many prior years, so please review in full. Each applicant will be required to create a login. Applications are required to be completed online, however your application can be saved at any time and it is not required that the application be completed all at one time. Once the application has been completed and submitted, you will receive an email confirmation that it has been accepted.


We have developed a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for your convenience.