Grantee Profile

Society for Conservation Biology

Grants to Society for Conservation Biology

  • $48,300

    2017 (Inactive Grant)

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Society for Conservation Biology (SCB) is an international professional organization for scientists and researchers dedicated to advancing the science and practice of conserving Earth’s biological diversity. This grant supports the 2017 International Congress for Conservation Biology in Cartagena, Colombia. SCB is increasing access to to the Congress’s fora and events in two ways: providing online streaming and recording of sessions and offering simultaneous translation and subtitles for English and Spanish speakers. The Congress furnishes new opportunities for exchange between conservation scientists and practitioners in the Andes Amazon and methods for dissemination of the latest scientific research to inform real-world decisions.

  • $150,000

    2010 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To expand Conservation Magazine's distribution and reporting on key environment issues through the development of Conservation Conversations (over three years).

  • $150,000

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — In support of building capacity for conservation science in the Albertine Rift (over two years).

  • $20,000

    2001 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support a professional collaboration between the U.S. and Cuban conservation communities.

  • $145,000

    2000 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — To support international case studies for the magazine "Conservation Biology in Practice" (over five years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Society for Conservation Biology $513,300 between 1978 and 2017.