Environmental Education Grants
Grants of up to $250,000 for projects that develop knowledge and skills in protecting and restoring our environment. The Environmental Education program funds projects that develop, broaden and transform the community's knowledge, skills, and intrinsic motivation to engage in sustainable behaviour and encourage participation in protecting the environment.
Applications close 5 pm Monday 7 November 2022
Ghost Nets Innovative Solutions grants
The grants program is designed to support innovative and inspiring projects that will help address the ghost nets and marine debris problem across northern Australia. Grant amounts of between $30,000 and $400,000 (exc. GST) will be available for projects of up to 2 years duration.
Applications close 5 pm 5 December 2022
Postgraduate Research Scholarship in Climate Change Mitigation
The University of Sydney’s Sydney Environment Institute has an opportunity for a Postgraduate Research Scholarship in climate change mitigation available. Applications close 1 December.
"What's in your backyard?" photo competition
Landcare champion Costa Georgiadis is calling on Aussie kids to take part in the ‘What’s in your backyard?’ photo competition and share with him why their backyard is important to them. You can submit a photo as an individual or as a school or youth group. Competition closes 31 October 2022.
There are four themes around which you can submit your photo and build your knowledge and deeper connections to:
- Biodiversity – birds, bees, insects, plants, flowers, trees and more!
- Food production – your food garden may include vegetables, fruit and herbs
- First Nations perspectives – bush tucker gardens, First Nations weather or your connection to Country
- Waste management – this could be your worm farm, compost or recycling bins.
International Seaweed Symposium
Early registration is now open for the international Seaweed Symposium to be held for the first time in Australia. It will take place in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia’s most southern state, from Sunday 19th to Friday 24th February 2023.
The Sunrise Project Small Grants program
An open application process for small grants of up to $5,000 for community groups working to hasten the transition from fossil fuels to clean, renewable energy or to protect Australia’s ecosystems from the negative impacts of the coal and gas industries.
Wettenhall Environment Trust's Small Environmental Grant Scheme
Providing support for people undertaking projects that will make a positive difference to the natural living environment, in land, sea or air, rural or urban. Supports grassroots organisations and individuals, and academics who are working with on-ground community groups. Includes four rounds every year. Grants are usually $10,000 and focus on flora and fauna conservation or threatened mammal conservation.
Marine NRM Coastal Directory
The Marine NRM Coastal Directory is designed to connect people and skill sets reducing silos between disciplines. This free register, publicly available on the OceanWatch website, is an easy way to engage new colleagues and extend your network, helping to fuel the growth of Australia's blue-green innovations. Key information on Researchers, Natural Resource Management Agents, and Suppliers working in the marine environment, are now accessible in one place.
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