JRS Biodiversity Foundation – Request for Proposals

Sponsor

JRS Biodiversity Foundation

Program

African Freshwater and Pollinator Diversity Informatics

For More Information

Request For Proposals

Online Application

Application Instructions

RFP FAQs

Description

The JRS Biodiversity Foundation is issuing a Request for Proposals for multi-year project focused on biodiversity data, knowledge and information services related to freshwater biodiversity and pollinator biodiversity in eastern and southern Africa. Proposals are accepted for technical projects and for planning grants for technical grants. Proposals deemed to need additional time for technical planning and partnership development may be offered the opportunity to apply for a planning grant.  

Funding Availability

Approx. $800,000 to fund 4 to 8 qualifying proposals related to freshwater biodiversity, and approx. $200,000 to fund 1 to 4 proposals relating to pollinator biodiversity. The total multi-year requested grant may range from $50,000 to approx. $250,000.

Indirect Costs

15%

Project Duration

2 to 3 years 

Deadlines

If College-level review is required, your College will communicate its earlier internal deadlines.

TypeDateNotes
Internal Deadline

Principal applicant submits proposal along with signed OR-5 form to: Research.Services@uoguelph.ca

External Deadline

Principal applicant submits via the online application portal to JRS Biodiversity Foundation

For Questions, please contact

Don Doering, Executive Director
JRS Biodiversity Foundation
JRSRFP2016@jrsbiodiversity.org

Office of Research

Annette Clarke, Grants Officer
Office of Research Services
519-824-4120 x56927
acclarke@uoguelph.ca

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