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The Rufford Foundation is a UK registered charity which funds nature conservation projects across the developing world. To date the Foundation has awarded grants to over 4000 projects in 156 countries.

The Foundation provides a staged funding process with five different types of grant. In sequence, these are:

1st Rufford Small Grant (up to EUR6,000).
2nd Rufford Small Grant (up to EUR6,000).
1st Booster Grant (up to EUR10,000).
2nd Booster Grant (up to EUR10,000).
Completion Grant (up to EUR15,000).

Please visit the Foundation website for further details:

Submission Date(s): The grant is open throughout the year.
(Recommended application(s) shall be advised by IPSR to proceed for online submission)
Contact Person: Ms Azahian Abdul Kadir ( ext. 846
Application Procedure:
Please email/submit a copy of below forms to IPSR (click to download):
  1. An online application form and supporting documents (if any) - Email softcopy to & submit hardcopy to IPSR Sg Long.
  2. FM-IPSR-R&D-066-Executive Summary
  3. FM-IPSR-R&D-007 Recommendations Form from Research Centre & Faculty
  4. FM-IPSR-R&D-055-Institutional Screening Form - External Fund Application (evaluated by 2 panels at Faculty level)