How to Apply

Nature Foundation’s grants support research that contributes to the conservation of South Australia’s biodiversity and habitats.

Researchers at Hiltaba Nature Reserve; photo James Dorey

The 2023 Student Research Grants round is NOW OPEN!
Applications close at 5pm on Tuesday 25 April 2023 (Adelaide time).
Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application in May.

We prioritise proposals that focus on our nature reserves, and our conservation programs.

Nature Foundation’s grants program offers grants in several categories. Please refer to our grant categories to see which grant you may be eligible for.

Grants may not be offered in each category in every grant round.

Key Priorities

Grant proposals that align with Nature Foundation's key priorities and/or our list of potential research projects are more likely to achieve funding success.

Applicants should ensure that their proposals are projects that:

To apply

It is essential that you read the Grants Program Guidelines before applying.

Download, complete the Application Form and email it to [email protected] by the closing date.

To apply for the Mike Bull Award

The Mike Bull Award for Early Career Nature Scientists has its own objectives and research proposals will be assessed against these, which you can find in the relevant sections of the grant categories and Grants Program Guidelines.

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