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Darwin Plus offering Environment Funding for the UK Overseas Territories (UKOTs)

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted July 4, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on July 8, 2019
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Darwin Plus (also known as The Overseas Territories Environment and Climate Fund) is seeking applications to provide funding for:
1. environmental projects in any of the 14 UK Overseas Territories (UKOTs) - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Overseas_Territories
2. fellowships for UKOT Nationals to increase their knowledge and ability to meet long-term strategic outcomes for the natural environment in UKOT.

In Round 8 the fund will achieve its objectives by supporting both:
> Darwin Plus projects focused on environment and climate change issues in the UKOTs; funding is open to any organization as long as the proposed project will benefit one or more of the UKOTs;
> Fellowships for promising individuals to acquire skills and knowledge that will contribute to achieving Darwin Plus objectives; the applicant organization will usually be UK-based and the proposed Fellow must be an OT national who has worked or is working on environmental issues in the UK OTs.

Utilize This Offer

Darwin Plus supports projects working on environment or climate change issues in the 14 UK Overseas Territories (UKOTs).

Applicants can apply online via given website.

For more information, please visit https://www.gov.uk/guidance/darwin-plus-applying-for-projects-in-uk-over...

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Thanks for sharing, Ana!

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Aug 12
Aug 12

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply;
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills.
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and use its filters (right upper corner) to find what really suits you.
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others.
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests - tell these stories too. They will enlighten and inspire the sisterhood.