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Sources Subject Region Eligibility Grant Size
ATREE Small Grants Programme Biodiversity Conservation, Environment India [Asia] Non-Governmental Organisations, Community-based Organisations/Groups, Academic Institutions, Individuals $3,000-$20,000
ATREE Small Grants Programme (General) Biodiversity Conservation, Environment India [Asia] Non-Governmental Organisations, Community-based Organisations/Groups, Academic Institutions, Individuals Rs 1 lakh
ATREE Small Grants for Research Biodiversity Conservation India [Asia] Researchers/Scientists, Community-based Organisations/Groups, Non-Governmental Organisations, Individuals Rs 100,000-Rs 500,000
CEPF-ATREE Western Ghats Small Grants Capacity Development, Biodiversity Conservation India [Asia] Researchers/Scientists, Community-based Organisations/Groups, Non-Governmental Organisations, Individuals $3,000-$20,000
Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research Sustainable Agriculture Australia [Asia]   Not Stated
Standing invitation for project proposals Sustainable Agriculture Australia [Asia] Researchers/Scientists, Regional Not Stated
Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council Sustainable Agriculture, Food Security & Nutrition, Biodiversity Conservation, Laboratory Research & Biotechnology United Kingdom [Europe] Researchers/Scientists, Academic Institutions, Regional £100,000-£700,000
Common Fund for Commodities Capacity Development Africa, Asia, Caribbean, South America Partners & Affiliations of funding organisation Not stated
Conservation, Food & Health Foundation Biodiversity Conservation, Food Security & Nutrition, Capacity Development Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, South America Open, Regional Up to $25,000
Cottonwood Foundation Biodiversity Conservation, Environment Global Partners & Affiliations of funding organisation $500-US$1,000
Department for International Development (DFID) Biodiversity Conservation, Food Security & Nutrition, Capacity Development Global Non-Governmental Organisations, Community-based Organisations/Groups, Individuals  
Research Into Use (RIU) Biodiversity Conservation, Food Security & Nutrition, Capacity Development Global Open £400,000
Eiselen Foundation Food Security & Nutrition, Environment, Plant Pathology & Diseases, Plant Breeding & Seeding, Soil Science, Laboratory Research, Finance & Economy, Capacity Development, Sustainable Agriculture Africa, Asia, Latin America Write in to enquire  
EuropeAid Co-operation Office of the European Commission Biodiversity Conservation, Food Security & Nutrition, Capacity Development Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, Latin America, Oceania    
European Research Council Biodiversity Conservation, Environment, Food Security & Nutrition, Forestry, Laboratory Research, Plant Pathology & Diseases, Plant Breeding & Seeding, Soil Sciences, Sustainable Agriculture Europe Open, Regional, Institutions Up to €2,500,000
Ford Foundation Capacity Development, Education & Training, Finance & Economy, Gender & Human Rights, Governance & Agricultural Policies, Media & Networking, Sustainable Agriculture   Open  
The Sainsbury Family Charitable Trusts Capacity Development, Climate Change, Information Technology, Laboratory Research, Plant Pathology & Diseases, Plant Breeding & Seeding Global Non-Governmental Organisations, Community-based Organisations/Groups, Individuals £100,000-£2,000,000
The Ashden Trust Climate Change, Sustainable Agriculture, Capacity Development Global    
Global Environment Facility (GEF) Biodiversity Conservation, Climate Change Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, South America Open  
Full-Sized Projects Biodiversity Conservation, Climate Change Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, South America Open >$1,000,000
Medium-Sized Projects Biodiversity Conservation, Climate Change Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, South America Open Up to $1,000,000
Enabling Activities Biodiversity Conservation, Climate Change Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, South America Open $200,000 - $450,000
Special Climate Change Fund Water Resources Management, Capacity Development, Sustainable Agriculture Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, South America Open $4,130,000
Global Greengrants Fund Biodiversity Conservation, Climate Change, Food Security & Nutrition, Sustainable Agriculture, Traditional Knowledge, Water Resources Management, Gender & Human Rights Global Open  
Humanist Institute for Cooperation with Developing Countries (HIVOS) Finance & Economy, Capacity Development, Sustainable Agriculture, Capacity Development, Gender & Human Rights, Information Technology, Media & Networking Africa, Asia, Latin America Regional €10,000-€45,000
Inter-American Foundation Sustainable Agriculture, Capacity Development Caribbean, Latin America Non-Governmental Organisations, Regional $25,000-$400,000
International Development Research Centre Education & Training, Environment, Finance & Economy, Gender & Human Rights, Governance & Agricultural Policies Africa, Asia, Latin America Academic Institutions, Researchers/Scientists, Regional  
International Foundation for Science Environment, Biodiversity Conservation, Water Resources Management Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, Latin America, South America Non-Governmental Organisations, Community-based Organisations/Groups, Academic Institutions, Individuals, Regional  
International Fund for Agricultural Development Governance & Agricultural Policies Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Latin America, Oceania Non-Governmental Organisations, Community-based Organisations/Groups, Regional $50,000-$1,500,000
McKnight Foundation Capacity Development, Biodiversity Conservation Minnesota, USA [North America] Non-Governmental Organisations, Regional $50,000-$150,000
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark Capacity Development, Biodiversity Conservation, Gender & Human Rights, Climate Change Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America Open  
United States of America National Science Foundation Laboratory Research United States of America [North America] Academic Institutions, Researchers/Scientists, Institutions  
New England Biolabs Foundation Capacity Development, Biodiversity Conservation, Food Security & Nutrition Africa, Latin America, South America Non-Governmental Organisations, Community-based Organisations/Groups, Non-Profit Organisations $1,000-$10,000
Public Welfare Foundation Gender & Human Rights United States of America [North America] Non-Governmental Organisations, Community-based Organisations/Groups, Institutions $48,000-$75,000
Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency Finance & Economy, Information Technology Africa, South America Academic Institutions, Researchers/Scientists, Institutions, Regional  
Civil Society organisations (CSO) Capacity Development, Finance & Economy, Information Technology   Non-Governmental Organisations, Community-based Organisations/Groups, Regional, Non-Profit Organisations  
Research Support Capacity Development, Finance & Economy, Information Technology Africa, South America Academic Institutions, Researchers/Scientists, Institutions, Regional SEK 5 million
Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) Laboratory Research Switzerland [Europe] Researchers/Scientists, Institutions, Regional  
TWAS Research Grants Programme in Basic Sciences Capacity Development, Information Technology Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, South America Individuals, Researchers/Scientists $15,000-$30,000
TWAS-COMSTECH Joint Research Grants Soil Sciences OIC countries [Asia] Individuals, Regional, Partners & Affiliations of funding organisation $15,000
The Charles A. and Anne Morrow Lindbergh Foundation Biodiversity Conservation Global Individuals Up to $10,580
The Commonwealth Foundation   Africa, Asia, Caribbean, Europe, South America Non-Governmental Organisations, Community-based Organisations/Groups, Institutions  
Civil Society responsive grants Biodiversity Conservation, Climate Change, Capacity Development Developing Commonwealth Countries Non-Governmental Organisations, Community-based Organisations/Groups, Institutions £5,000-£25,000
Commonwealth Association annual grants Biodiversity Conservation, Climate Change, Capacity Development Developing Commonwealth Countries Non-Governmental Organisations, Institutions, Regional, Partners & Affiliations of funding organisation Up to £20,000
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Biodiversity Conservation, Sustainable Agriculture, Climate Change Africa, Asia, Latin America, Oceania   US$15,000 to US$1,000,000
The Leverhulme Trust Laboratory Research, Fellowships Global Partners & Affiliations of funding organisation, Regional  
The Rockefeller Foundation Climate Change, Food Security & Nutrition Africa, Asia, Latin America, North America Partners & Affiliations of funding organisation $10,000-$700,000
The Swedish Research Council for Environment, Soil Sciences and Spatial Planning Environment, Soil Sciences (including Forestry, Plant Breeding & Seeding) Global Open  
Wallace Genetic Foundation Sustainable Agriculture, Biodiversity Conservation, Education & Training Global Non-Governmental Organisations, Institutions, Non-Profit Organisations $25,000-$40,000
Toyota Environmental Activities Grant Program Environment, Sustainable Agriculture Japan [Asia] Non-Governmental Organisations, Institutions, Non-Profit Organisations 7 million Yen
St Andrews Prize for the Environment Food Security & Nutrition, Community Regeneration, Education & Training, Waster Recycling, Environment Global Open $25,000-$75,000
Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Development in Sustainable Agriculture (RUFORUM) Capacity Development, Education & Training, Governance & Agricutural Policies, Laboratory Research, Sustainable Agriculture RUFORUM member universities [Africa] Academic Institutions, Researchers/Scientists, Partners & Affiliations of funding organisation, Regional US$60,000-US$300,000
Biosciences eastern and central Africa (BecA) Hub Capacity Development, Education & Training, Laboratory Research Africa Open  
Science and Development Network Sustainable Agriculture, Food Security & Nutrition, Biodiversity Conservation, Laboratory Research Global Open  
Funds for NGOs Not Specified Global Open