The Sequoia Park Zoo and Conservation Advisory Committee are accepting proposals for our eighth annual Conservation Grant Program. Proposals should be submitted by individuals or organizations for projects that have a clear direct impact on conservation of wildlife and/or habitat. Appropriate projects include proposals for research, educational programs and habitat management. All types of conservation projects will be reviewed, with special consideration given to the following:
Support is limited to projects that can be completed within one year and funds will be granted up to $1,500. A post-project completion report will be required upon completion of the funded projects.
Complete proposals must have a single cover sheet, two pages of text (maximum) and relevant supporting materials, as outlined in the Proposal Application Form. Proposals should be submitted via email in a single pdf by the Thursday, January 31st 2019 deadline, 5 pm PST. Incomplete applications and those exceeding the page limit may not be reviewed.
Our Mission: Sequoia Park Zoo inspires conservation of the natural world by instilling wonder, respect and passion for wildlife.
We fulfill our mission by:
For more information including proposal guidelines and conservation grants previously awarded, see http://www.sequoiaparkzoo.net/conservation/field-conservation/.
Sequoia Park Zoo hosts lectures in the fall and winter where community members can learn about the earth and all of its wild inhabitants. Lectures begin promptly at 7:00 pm and are held in the zoo's Flamingo Room; doors open at 6:30 pm for an informal reception with the guest speaker.