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OPPORTUNITY:Conservation Leadership Programme - Call for Applications for 2017 Awards. - 12 October 2016

The Conservation Leadership Programme has announced our Call for Applications for 2017 Awards.

In 2017, CLP awards are focused on projects occurring in a set of 22 countries: Algeria, Angola, Azerbaijan, Brazil, China, Egypt, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Kuwait, Libya, Malaysia, Mexico, Mozambique, Oman, South Africa, Thailand, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, UAE and Vietnam.

CLP awards are aimed at early career conservationists with less than 5 years’ professional experience in the conservation sector. CLP awards are team-based, with at least 3 people per team. There are three tiers of CLP support, with the Future Conservationist Award earmarked exclusively for new applicants to the process:

Future Conservationist Awards: up to $12,500 each

Conservation Follow-up Awards: up to $20,000 each (available only to previous CLP Future Conservationist Award winners)

Conservation Leadership Awards: up to $40,000 each (available only to previous CLP Follow-up Award winners)

The application deadline for all awards is November 28, 2016.

All information on eligibility, guidelines, FAQs, and the application instructions are on our website:

CLP is happy to provide applicant support. Interested applicants are encouraged to contact us ( or one of our Alumni Ambassadors with questions as soon as possible.