The Terra Viva Grants Directory develops and manages information about grants for agriculture, energy, environment, and natural resources in the world's developing countries.

august2018

UK Natural Environment Research Council — Peruvian Glacial Retreat

The Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and Consejo Nacional de Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación Tecnológica, Perú (CONCYTEC), invite proposals for a new collaborative Research Programme on Peruvian glacial retreat and its impact on water security and resilience to natural hazards. Applicants can request up to £500 thousand for the UK component of a project and […]

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Weeden Foundation — Protecting Biodiversity in Chile and Russia

The Weeden Foundation makes grants for biodiversity conservation in forest ecosystems, riparian corridors, and riverine and aquatic environments of ecological importance. Weeden’s international priorities are the Patagonia region of Chile, and the Altai Republic of Russia. The average grant size is between US$15 and US$20 thousand. The Foundation requests letters of inquiry (LOI) at least […]

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Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs — Danida Market Development Partnerships 2018

Danida Market Development Partnerships promote the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. Focusing on SDG 8, the main objective is to promote sustainable local economic growth and employment in developing countries in agriculture, energy, and other sectors. Applications are invited from consortia that include a business partner and an administrative partner, and possibly including additional […]

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World Academy of Sciences — PhD in Chemical and Biological Sciences

The TWAS-ICCBS Postgraduate Fellowship program offers fellowships to young scientists from developing countries who wish to pursue research towards a PhD in chemical and biological sciences. The Fellowship is granted for maximum 4 years. ICCBS will provide a monthly stipend to cover living costs, such as food, accommodation, and local transportation. Applicants must hold a […]

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UNFCCC — Global Youth Video Competition on Climate Change

The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), in collaboration with the UNDP-GEF Small Grants Program, invites youth ages 18-30 to submit videos about projects or campaigns that showcase actions on climate change. The two categories are (i) responsible production & consumption, and (ii) green and climate friendly jobs. The videos will be posted […]

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tvebiomovies — Climate Change Video Competition for Africans

tvebiomovies invites African filmmakers to submit short 3 minute video diaries showing how groups and organisations are using technology to fight climate change. The top five videos will be awarded a prize of $US500 each. The top 20 ideas will be featured in a Case Study Library so other people can benefit from new technology […]

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Brevard Zoo — Grants for Wildlife Conservation

The Brevard Zoo Conservation Fund supports projects in wildlife conservation through surcharges paid by zoo visitors and members. Nine projects in international wildlife conservation are chosen each year for funding of from US$2 thousand to US$7 thousand per project. Applications are open to non-profit conservation and research organizations. The application deadline is the 01 August […]

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Rare — Solution Search

Rare, Conservation International, National Geographic, the Nature Conservancy, the United Nations Development Programme and the World Wildlife Fund search global solutions to identify successful efforts that inspire behavioral change to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions. Submitted projects may focus on the way they cook, eat, dispose of waste, purchase goods, travel, and more. The overall […]

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International Development Research Centre — Fellowships for Early-Career Women Scientists

In partnership with UNESCO’s Organization for Women in Science for the Developing World (OWSD), IDRC announces the first call for applications for the new Early Career Women Scientists (ECWS) fellowships. Fellowships with a value of up to US$50 thousand each will be awarded to women scientists from countries where the capacity for science and technology […]

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Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture — Young African Entrepreneurs Competition 2018

The Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) is sponsoring a competition for young African entrepreneurs (less than age 40) to showcase their business innovations in agribusiness at the RUFORUM Biennial Conference in October 2018. Although the focus of the competition is agribusiness, business innovations in other themes (e.g., natural resources, meteorology, urbanization, […]

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