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SUBMIT PROPOSALS FOR SCIENTIFIC STUDIES AND FUNDING

DOLPHIN QUEST SUPPORTS RESEARCHERS AND SCIENTISTS

Dolphin Quest’s funding and in-kind support for non-invasive research and conservation projects on marine mammals plays a pivotal role in advancing our understanding of these creatures’ behavior, communication, and ecological significance. Such support not only enhances conservation efforts but also contributes crucial data for the development of effective policies aimed at protecting marine mammal populations and their habitats.

DOLPHIN QUEST FUNDING

Dolphin Quest offers annual grants and in-kind support for research and conservation projects all over the world. If you are interested in applying for an amount up to $50,000, please read the following information.

July 15

Applications Available

September 15

Applications Due

October 15

Projects Selected and Announced

November 6

Awarded Grant Invoices Due

The below criteria must be met by all applicants:

  • Applications must be complete and submitted by the listed due date.
  • When filling out your application, you will select which fund you are applying for:
      • Conservation of Threatened or Endangered Small Cetaceans Fund
      • General Science and Conservation Fund
  • Please review all additional criteria listed on the application to ensure you qualify before submitting a proposal.
  • If you are having difficulty fitting within the word limits indicated on the grant application form, please contact us directly at research@dolphinquest.com.
  • If your project involves dolphins at Dolphin Quest and is not requesting financial support from us, you can apply throughout the year by emailing us at research@dolphinquest.com to discuss your project.

Please make sure you download the current grant proposal form by clicking the button above.