This site provides information about organisations providing funding for bird conservation and ornithological research.

Use the links on the right to navigate the site.

Summary of application deadlines
Deadlines are subject to change so please check individual schemes

31 January
SOC Endowment Fund (Research Grants)

28 February
African Bird Club Conservation Programme
WOS Small Grants
The Seabird Group

31 March
Oriental Bird Club Conservation Fund

31 May
Convention for Migratory Species - Small Grants Programme

30 June
African Bird Club Conservation Programme
Club 300 Foundation
Neotropical Bird Club Conservation Fund

15 July
The Waterbird Society Kushlan Research Award
Wildlife Conservation Society

28 August
Future for Nature Awards

31 October
African Bird Club Conservation Programme
Birdfair/RSPB Research Fund for Endangered Birds
Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund
The Seabird Group

30 November
British Ornithologists' Union Small Research Grants
British Ornithologists' Union Career Development Bursaries

20 December
Mike Madders Field Research Award

31 December
BTO Research Grants
Neotropical Bird Club Conservation Fund

No deadlines
Chester Zoo - conservation research
Rufford Small Grants for Nature Conservation