The funding cycle is biennial, with the grant application window opening in even years (e.g. 2016), and the grant covering the period from April 2017 to June 2018. Funds are allocated on an annual basis with the option to apply for continued funding every year, with a usual project duration limited to three years. Grants average 25’000 USD per annum. Awarded in 2015.
Awarded for travel to Sharks International, Durban 2014. $1000
This grant is designed for short (12 months) and small (grants average 5’000 USD) projects dedicated to early career scientists. These grants are aimed at original and innovative startup projects, as well as presenting early career scientists, conservationists or educators with an opportunity to prove themselves. Awarded in 2014.