Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Grants

American Museum of Natural History (AMNH)

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Grant amount: US $500 - US $3,500

Anticipated deadline: Feb 16, 2021 8:59pm PST

Applicant type: Postdoctoral Researcher PhD Student

Funding uses: Research

Location of project: Caribbean, Central America, North America

Location of residency: Anywhere in the world

Degree requirements: Applicants must be within a few years of receiving their PhD

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About this funder:



Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Grants support research on North American fauna in any phase of wildlife conservation or natural history.

The grants made for this program are meant to act as seed money for new researchers. Research may be conducted at the AMNH or in the field. The grant is able to be spent from July 1 of the application year until June 30th following the application year.

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


  • Early career researchers (including doctoral students) proposing to conduct research in any phase of wildlife conservation or related fields of North American fauna - terrestrial and freshwater (rivers, lakes, streams), extant or fossil - are invited to apply.
    • North America includes everything north of the Isthmus of Panama, including the Caribbean.
  • Applicants are allowed a maximum of two awards in different years (not consecutive).
  • Research may be conducted at the AMNH or in the field.