2025 Conservation Grant Support

We are now accepting proposals for 2025 Conservation Grant support! This year’s application is a web-based form that will walk applicants through the process. You can start the application process here.

For 2025, IEF is interested in funding:

    • Efforts to decrease human-elephant conflict;
    • Habitat conservation and management;
    • Conservation education and community outreach;
    • Transfrontier or transboundary elephant conservation;
    • Elephant protection programs including anti-poaching patrols, infra-structure development, security, investigation and prosecution;
    • Reducing and preventing the ivory and bushmeat trade; and
    • Research into elephant diseases.

We encourage all qualified applicants with projects that have direct impact on elephant conservation to apply. We encourage applicants to read all instructions carefully.