The Wettenhall Environment Trust provides grants to support grassroots organisations, individuals, and academics working with on-ground community groups, on projects which encourage positive changes to biodiversity conservation in Australia.

Projects can involve any of the following:

  • Monitoring, recording and sharing data
  • Delivering community education
  • Providing community capacity building (such as training)
  • Research and science

There are four funding rounds each year in February, May, August and November. The 2023 grant rounds opening dates are:

  • Thursday 1 December 2022 (funding released February 2023)
  • Saturday 1 April 2023 (funding released May 2023)
  • Saturday 1 July 2023 (funding released August 2023)
  • Sunday 1 October 2023 (funding released November 2023)
  • Friday 1 December 2023 (funding released February 2024)

The application process is simple. For grant criteria, FAQ’s and how to apply, visit The Wettenhall Environment Trust website for more information.

Expression of Interest (EOI) application form for Thursday 1 December 2022 grant round is now on the website and should be submitted as soon as possible.