The Morris Animal Foundation invites proposals for its wildlife and exotic studies grants. These support proposals relevant to the health and welfare of wildlife or exotic animal species.
Funding & Duration
Four types of award are available:
- Established Investigator Grants: for experienced researchers with a record of research publication, normally worth USD $50,000 (approx. AUD $69,000) each per year for two years, although project periods may last up to three years;
- First Awards: for new investigators, each worth up to USD $54,000 (approx. AUD $75,000) per year for up to two years;
- Fellowship Training Grants: for postdoctoral researchers, each worth up to USD $50,000 (approx. AUD $69,000) per year for up to two years;
- Pilot Study Grants: for innovative ideas to accelerate discovery relevant the foundation’s mission, each worth up to USD $10,800 (approx. AUD $14,900) for one year.
Projects addressing wild horses are not supported.
Submission Requirements & Due Date
- Applications must be submitted for internal review by 7 November 2018
- If applying for a Fellowship Training Grant or Pilot Study Grant, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
- For Established Investigator Grants, and First Award grants, please complete your RFR through ResearchMaster
- Established Investigator Grants Fund Scheme code – 503051
- First Award grants Fund Scheme code – FND000383
- See also: Submitting an Application to Research Services for Review