Workshop Grants

Conservation Workshop Grants fund organisations to train communities, stakeholders, park guards, and others on local and regional conservation issues. These grants support training workshops with a strong hands-on learning component that will build capacity for people living in WWF priority places in select countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Local organisations from select WWF-US priority countries must meet all of the eligibility criteria to be considered for a grant. Organisations may request up to $7,500 for the proposed training.

To be eligible for an EFN Conservation Workshop Grant, the following criteria must be met:
  • Your organisation must have an established presence in Myanmar.
  • Proposed training and capacity building activities must provide skills and knowledge to groups that will help advance conservation in Myanmar.
  • Proposal must include an active learning practical skills, or field activity component.
  • Training must take place within one year of submission of the application.
  • Priority is given to organisations established in an eligible country for at least 3 years.
  • Priority is given to local and regional organisations that train local participants.
  • Priority will be given to organisations working in WWF priority ecoregions.
How to apply

Applications will be reviewed 4 times a year as noted below:
  • February 1
  • May 1
  • August 1
  • November 1
All applicants must complete an application by one of the deadlines noted below. The
workshop must take place at least 90 days after the application deadline to allow EFN
time for review, selection, and processing of the grant.

Interested applicants are invited to contact WWF-Myanmar Office (+95-1-229331) for more information.