Regina B. Frankenberg Foundation Grant - Wild Animals

Regina Bauer Frankenberg Foundation

Grant amount: Up to US $65,000

Anticipated deadline: Jul 1, 2019

Applicant type: Nonprofit

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

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: United States

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Regina Frankenberg directed that the remainder of her estate be used to establish a foundation to support organizations and programs that promote the care, conservation, treatment, well-being and prevention of cruelty to animals.

Funding Interests

Animal welfare: Protecting endangered and threatened species by supporting conservation and research. 

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  • Geographic focus with respect to wild animals: National, including U.S. organizations with international programs.
  • Organizations must be classified by the Internal Revenue Service as public charities and tax-exempt under section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.
  • Type of support: Project, capital and capacity building


  • No grants are made to individuals or private foundations or for matching gifts or loans. 
  • Organizations receiving support must not engage in or supply animals for vivisection.
  •  The Foundation does not provide support for projects in which animals are held in captivity and also does not make grants to wildlife sanctuaries.
  • The Foundation typically does not provide general operating support.

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