Now Accepting Applications for Josh's Frogs 2021 Amphibian Conservation Grants
Josh's Frogs is accepting applications from qualified candidates for our second annual Amphibian Conservation Grants from February 1st, 2021 through April 30, 2021! These grants are another way helps preserve survival of species in the wild. We strongly believe that it is possible to have a thriving pet trade AND thriving in-situ populations of the amphibians we love. 2020 was a heck of a year. In the spirit of pushing forward, we're increasing the available grants from 4 to 7, and the total grant money available from $2500 to $5500.
Projects Eligible for Funding in 2021:
Application shall be submitted HERE. In addition, please include 3 photographs that are representative or pertaining to your project.
If you are awarded an Amphibian Conservation Grant, you must agree to:
Josh's Frogs will be choosing 7 applicants for grants. We will be partnering with the applicants to create blogs/videos to show members of the pet trade what you do/plan to do, and how it impacts wild populations of amphibians. Any information shared with us may be shared publicly. Ultimately, one $1,500 grant winner, two $1,000 grant winners, and four $500 grant winners will be chosen by public vote. The $1,500 grant winner will be provided with travel aide to present their project at a herpetocultural symposium, pandemic allowing.
Applications will be accepted through April 30, 2021. After that date, applicants will be contacted via email by May 31, 2021 to inform them of their status. We plan to have grants distribute by July 10, 2021.
Josh's Frogs 2021 Amphibian Conservation Grant Timeline:
Feel free to check for the latest news about our Conservation Initiatives, and read about past grants, HERE.