Darwin Initiative Round 24 and Darwin Plus Round 6 now open for applications


We are pleased to announce that we are now inviting applications for the following grant schemes:

  • Darwin Initiative Round 24 – all schemes except for scoping projects
  • Darwin Plus Round 6 – projects and fellowships

The deadline for Darwin Main Stage 1 applications is Tuesday 12th September 2017 and the deadline for Darwin Plus applications is Tuesday 10th October 2017.

For further information, guidance and forms please follow the links below to relevant pages on GOV.UK:

Applications for this year’s Darwin Plus projects (but not fellowships) will be received via an online portal. Further details are contained in the Guidance and the GOV.UK website.

Please note that scoping projects are not yet open for applications. We expect that applications for this scheme will open later in the year. Further information will be made available in due course.

Also this week, the Illegal Wildlife Trade Challenge Fund has opened applications. For further information, guidance and forms please follow this link: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/illegal-wildlife-trade-iwt-challenge-fund

We wish you the best of luck with your applications!

The Darwin Team