The Jana Robeyst Trust Fund (JRTF) provides financial resources to early career biologists/conservationists to carry out vital field conservation and research work in Africa.


The JRTF aims to provide relatively small levels of funding for ongoing projects or pilot programmes with a clear conservation value. This funding program is open to individuals or organizations for projects in Sub-Saharan Africa. We accept projects related to the conservation of mammals and especially (forest) elephants. Applicants can be based anywhere in the world. Small grants will be awarded up to a maximum of 1,500 euro. Both successful and unsuccessful applicants are welcome to apply again 12 months after the submission.

Funding deadlines

We accept applications throughout

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