ACF: Discovery Grants Program
Alaska Conservation Foundation
Grant amount: US $500 - US $2,000
Applicant type: Nonprofit Indigenous Group
Funding uses: Conference, Training / Capacity Building
Location of project: Alaska
Location of residency: AlaskaView website Save Need help writing this grant?
NOTE; Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis and reviewed every two months.
Discovery Grants Program
The Discovery Grants (formerly called Small Grants) program provides grant awards to Alaska-based grassroots organizations in order to foster a more effective and sustainable conservation movement through funding to strengthen its leadership base, encourage collaboration and help leaders and organizations navigate changing political and economic climates.
Discovery Grant Awards will support:
Strategic opportunities that strengthen the movement’s leadership base, encourage collaboration, and help leaders and organizations navigate changing political and economic climates. Supported activities may include:
- Training for staff and board
- Meeting facilitation
- Legal assistance
- Conference fees
- Outreach and Advocacy
- Strategic program expansion
- Up to 5% administrative fee
You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.
- Preference will be given to organizations with annual operating budgets under $200,000
- The following are note eligible:
- Operating expenses, including staff salaries
- Expenses/activities that have already occurred
- Equipment, land acquisition, or research
- Ongoing program expenses
- Education programs or scholarships
- Capital campaigns
- For-profit organizations
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