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

1 January
Neotropical Bird Club

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

1 July
Neotropical Bird Club

15 July
The Waterbird Society Kushlan Research Award
Wildlife Conservation Society

28 August

Future for Nature Awards

30 September


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

BOU Small Research Grants
BOU Career Development Bursaries

31 December

BTO Research Grants

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