Greenville Zoo Conservation Grants

The Greenville Zoo


Grant amount: US $300 - US $3,000

Deadline: Jan 31, 2019

Applicant type: Research Scientist Unaffiliated Researcher Postdoctoral Researcher Graduate Student Faculty

Funding uses: Education / Outreach, Research, Applied Project / Program

Location of project: Georgia (US state), North Carolina, South Carolina

Location of residency: United States

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Overview:

The mission of the Greenville Zoo is to provide an enjoyable guest experience while we support and promote conservation efforts that enhance the quality of life for all living things. 

Some of our values that support our mission are promoting conservation, actively seeking knowledge through science, and collaborating with others to maximize our impact and achieve greater goals.

The Greenville Zoo has established a fund for local conservation projects (those occurring in North and South Carolina, and Georgia) by utilizing the Quarters for Conservation Program. Priority for applications received will be given to programs that focus on the conservation of natural wildlife, habitat conservation, or have an education component

New Grants Program

  • $300 and $1000
  • Awarded to projects we have never supported before.
  • Grant request cannot exceed $1,000

Continuing Grants Program

  • $1,000 to up to $3000 and beyond.
  • Is for researchers we have an established relationship with
  • These researchers have received funding from us in the past
  • Researchers have provided regular updates to their research projects

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • All grant proposals must contain a common-sense approach to conservation issues, good research methodologies, and an in situ education component.
  • Limit for new grantees is $1000.
  • Currently grants are awarded once a year.

Preferences:

  • Priority will be given to programs that focus on the conservation of natural wildlife, habitat conservation, or have an education component.