The AZA Conservation Grants Fund (CGF) provides critical financial support to conservation, research, and education priorities that are viewed as high-quality and priority projects by peers in amphibian conservation, animal health, animal welfare, conservation education, field conservation and/or reintroduction, management and/or breeding, and research. Read more about AZA's Conservation Grants Fund.
AZA SAFE: Saving Animals From Extinction is positioned for continued growth. The SAFE granting program, with initial funding support from the Arthur L. and Elaine V. Johnson Foundation, brings new funds to members for implementing SAFE program plans. Only one application per SAFE species will be considered, so program partners are expected to collaborate on the submission. Only applications on behalf of approved SAFE species programs will be reviewed. Read more about AZA's SAFE granting program.
Explore the Propose a SAFE Species resources for information about eligibility and how to propose a new species program.
Information about governmental agencies, foundations, and corporate philanthropies which provide grant, endowment, or sponsorship funding opportunities for AZA animal conservation, science, and education initiatives are provided. Read more about other conservation funding sources.