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Conservation Recognition Award

Awards to USA, Canada, and International Individuals, Groups,
and Affiliated Societies to Honor Orchid Conservation Efforts

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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American Orchid Society (AOS)

Deadline Date:

09/01/19

Description:

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Awards of $250 and awards of $500 to USA, Canada, and International individuals, groups, organizations, and societies affiliated with the Funding Source to recognize outstanding achievements in the conservation of orchids. At least one of the $500 prizes will honor conservation efforts benefiting orchid species native to the United States, Canada, or Mexico. The other $500 prize is not subject to geographical limitations.

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 159984

Number of Grants:

2 first prizes and, if judged appropriate, 2 runner-up awards may be given.

Estimated Size of Grant:

Conservation Recognition Award: $500
Runner-Up Award: $250

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Individuals, groups, organizations, and Affiliated Societies that have done outstanding work in the field of orchid conservation may apply.

Pre-Application Information:

The contests' period begins January 1 each year. Nominations and supporting materials for these prizes should be submitted not later than September 1.

A previously awarded project is not excluded from consideration. Self-nominations are not accepted.

Nominations are reviewed by members of the Conservation Committee at their Fall meeting, and thereafter a recommendation is directed to the Trustees.

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Submit nominations to:

American Orchid Society
at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
10901 Old Cutler Road
Coral Gables, FL 33156
Email: conservation_committee@aos.org

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Geographic Focus:

USA: Alabama;   Alaska;   Arizona;   Arkansas;   California;   Colorado;   Connecticut;   Delaware;   Florida;   Georgia;   Hawaii;   Idaho;   Illinois;   Indiana;   Iowa;   Kansas;   Kentucky;   Louisiana;   Maine;   Maryland;   Massachusetts;   Michigan;   Minnesota;   Mississippi;   Missouri;   Montana;   Nebraska;   Nevada;   New Hampshire;   New Jersey;   New Mexico;   New York City;   New York;   North Carolina;   North Dakota;   Ohio;   Oklahoma;   Oregon;   Pennsylvania;   Rhode Island;   South Carolina;   South Dakota;   Tennessee;   Texas;   Utah;   Vermont;   Virginia;   Washington, DC;   Washington;   West Virginia;   Wisconsin;   Wyoming

USA Territories: American Samoa (USA)   Guam (USA)   Puerto Rico (USA)   Virgin Islands (USA)   Northern Mariana Islands (USA)

USA Compact Free Associations: The Federated States of Micronesia (USA)   Marshall Islands (USA)   Republic of Palau (USA)

Canada: Alberta   British Columbia   Manitoba   New Brunswick   Newfoundland and Labrador   Northwest Territories   Nova Scotia   Nunavut   Ontario   Prince Edward Island   Quebec   Saskatchewan   Yukon

Israel

International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.