The International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) forecasts that 30% of the world’s species of wildlife will disappear over the next 50 years. Auckland Zoo provides financial resources for external organisations and individuals to carry out vital field conservation work through its Small Grants Programme.
The Auckland Zoo Conservation Fund Small Grants Programme exists to help provide relatively small levels of funding for ongoing projects or pilot programmes with clear conservation value.
VALUE: Maximum of NZD $5000.
The programme is open to individuals or organisations based anywhere in the world, for
- projects in New Zealand or,
- projects in countries outside the First World
Applications are accepted year-round however on two funding rounds exist.
Next funding round deadline: Sunday 22 May 2016
The application must be
- completed on the standard Auckland Zoo form and saved in Microsoft Word format
- submitted electronically, attached to a single email sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org