Crowder-Messersmith Fund

Type of project: Projects which further global nature conservation. The Fund, together with the Nature Forward, helps fund small, local conservation and education by providing seed money to communities and individuals whose projects have not attracted major support from other sources. Projects must: Focus on nature conservation and education; Benefit endangered or threatened species or habitat; Include a public education component; Involve the local population; Have lasting significance for local residents; Be completed within a year.

Location: Developing countries

Eligibility: Applicants from countries other than the United States are especially encouraged to apply.

Grant size:  $3,000

Deadline: 6 January