The Nature Conservancy, the Wildlife Conservation Society, and the National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS) jointly announced a fourth annual Request for Proposals (RPF) under the topic: The Science for People and Nature Partnership (SNAPP). SNAPP working groups convene individuals from a broad variety of disciplines, sectors, and institutions including academics, field practitioners, policy makers and members of the private sector. SNAPP advances qualitative and quantitative synthesis science to address the triple mandates of inclusive and equitable economic development, improving human well-being and conserving nature.
Researchers and practitioners of any nationality affiliated with an academic, governmental agency, multilateral, or not-for-profit institution may submit a SNAPP proposal. Individuals operating independently are also eligible to apply, proposals from low- and middle-income countries are especially welcomed. Deadline for submission is25 April 2016. For more information, please visit the National Centre for Ecological Analysis and synthesis website.