Mitsubishi Corporation Fund For Europe And Africa

Call for Grant Applications: Mitsubishi Corporation Fund for Europe and Africa

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Deadline: 31 March 2017

The Mitsubishi Corporation Fund for Europe and Africa (MCFEA) is seeking applications for its Grant Program in order to support research focused on environment and the alleviation of poverty.

The Mitsubishi Corporation Fund for Europe and Africa (MCFEA) is a charitable foundation established in 1992 by Mitsubishi Corporation and its UK-based subsidiary Mitsubishi Corporation International (Europe) Plc. Over a period spanning more than two decades, the MCFEA has been engaging with a wide variety of partner organizations throughout Europe and Africa.

Objectives

The principal objectives of the Mitsubishi Fund for Europe and Africa are:

  1. To conserve and protect, for the benefit of the public, the environment as a whole and its animal, forest and plant life in particular and to educate the public in natural history and ecology and the importance of conservation of the environment;
  2. To advance the education of the public and, in particular, but without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing:
    (a) to promote education and research in the field of ecology and conservation of natural resources and the environment anywhere in the world;
    (b) to promote the study and appreciation of flora and fauna anywhere in the world with particular emphasis on endangered species;
    (c) to promote the study and appreciation of agriculture, horticulture, silviculture and land and estate management;
    (d) to carry out research into the sustainable development of forest lands.
  3. To relieve poverty in any part of the world.

Funding Information

The MCFEA’s target grant-making level shall be between £200,000 and £300,000 per annum (the Fund’s total expenditure).

How to Apply

Interested applicants must fill the MCFEA: ONLINE GRANT APPLICATION FORM on the linked MCFEA Grant website

For more information, please visit MCFEA Grant Program.