Foundation / Corporation
Wildlife Habitat Canada (WHC)
10/16/19 5:00 PM EDT
Grants to Canada individuals, nonprofit organizations, indigenous organizations, for-profit organizations, IHEs, and government agencies for conservation projects. Grants will be awarded in the following areas: habitat conservation, research, conservation networking, and the study of invasive alien species.
The WHC mandate is to support applications that:
WHC will consider projects with activities that address invasive alien species (IAS) in accordance with its guidelines.
The WHC grant program has four categories of funding, each of which is directed to projects that support different areas of conservation:
Habitat Conservation Grants
Projects under this category focus on direct, on-the-ground activities that:
Projects under this category focus on furthering the understanding of waterfowl and/or habitat conservation in priority areas or the NAWMP human dimensions component. Examples of research projects that have received grant funding in the past:
Conservation Networking Grants:
Wetland Education, Hunter projects under this category address the NAWMP goals and priorities of the human dimensions component, “Growing numbers of waterfowl hunters, other conservationists and citizens who enjoy and actively support waterfowl and wetlands habitat conservation” This Includes:
Newfoundland and Labrador Murre Conservation Fund Grants
Projects under this category support Murre conservation activities and management, including those that:
GrantWatch ID#: 163282
One-year projects must be carried out between April 1st of the granting year and March 31st of the subsequent year. If approved, WHC grant funds must be spent within the designated fiscal year.
Two-year projects must be carried out between April 1st of the granting year and March 31st two years following receipt of funds. If approved, WHC grant funds must be spent within the two designated fiscal years. Newfoundland and Labrador Murre Conservation Fund projects are currently not eligible for multi-year grants.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://whc.org/grants-form/
For assistance, contact:
(613) 722-2090 x 224
(613) 722-2090 x 266
Canada: Alberta British Columbia Manitoba New Brunswick Newfoundland and Labrador Northwest Territories Nova Scotia Nunavut Ontario Prince Edward Island Quebec Saskatchewan Yukon