The Save Our Seas Foundation (SOSF) offers a series of grants dedicated to research, conservation and education projects worldwide. Projects should integrate at least two of these components and focus on charismatic marine megafauna, particularly sharks, rays and skates.
Depending on the grant category you are applying for, the application process, deadlines and conditions are different. Please read the funding guidelines carefully.
|Keystone Grant||Small Grant||Emergency Grant||Photography Grant|
|Amount||10,000–100,000 USD||≤ 10,000 USD||≤ 5,000 USD||2,000 USD|
|Application type||Online (2-stage process)||Online (2-stage process)||Online||Online|
|Next application window||April – June 2018 (Stage I)|
August 2018 (Stage II)
|1 May – 31 July 2017 (stage I)|
1 – 30 Sept. 2017 (stage II)
|Scope||≤ 3 years|
(annual review and award)
|≤ 12 months||<< 12 months||Paid three-week assignment|
|Target||All||Early career professionals||Urgent and emergency funding||Emerging photographers|
|Type||Research, conservation and education||Research, conservation and education||Conservation||Marine conservation photography|