How to Apply

The Global EbA Fund will accept and review Concept Stage Application Packet submissions year-round and make biannual funding decisions.

In 2021, the biannual funding decisions will be in July 2021 and November 2021. The remaining cut-off date for Concept Stage submission is 30 August 2021 at 23:59 UTC+2. Applications received after the cut-off dates will be considered for the next round (i.e., those received after the first cut-off date of 30 April 2021 at 23:59 UTC+2 will be considered for the November 2021 biannual funding decision).

Successful applicants will be invited to submit a Full Proposal Stage Application Packet, including due diligence processes. There will be six weeks allotted for applicants to submit the Full Proposal.

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Applications must be submitted in English. Official documents of the organisation and register entries must be translated into English. All application documents must be submitted via email to Submit.EbAFund@iucn.org.

Please consult the Grant Procedures Manual to see if your project concept will meet all grant-selection criteria and eligibility requirements. Please follow the guidelines carefully when developing and drafting a proposal, in order to ensure the highest possible quality of the project concept and consequently improve your chances of being selected for funding from the Global EbA Fund.

All Application Documents are available below.

Questions can be directed to Contact.EbAFund@iucn.org.

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Application Documents

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