THT Action Grant

THT Action Grant ( 25,00,000)

The THT Action Grant supports individuals and organisations, who are working towards on-ground action conservation projects, which focus on lesser-known species and/or habitats that require urgent conservation intervention.
The grant is open to organisations and individuals. It will be administered for two years and be given to three shortlisted applicants.

Selection Parameters

  • Applicant strength and capacity to deliver
  • Proposed objectives, goals, and relevance of the project
  • Methodology for the execution of the project activities
  • Measurability of outputs of the project
  • Priority will be given to species and/or habitats that are lesser known, data deficient or critical

Selection Process

  • Applicants who have successfully submitted their applications are screened by external auditors, to check if they meet all the eligibility requirements and pre-requisites for the grants.
  • All eligible applications are evaluated by a team of experts and sector specialist’s, the Sub-Jury, basis the key evaluation parameters.
  • The Sub-Jury member(s) and THT team visit shortlisted applicants for field level evaluation and verification at the proposed project’s sites.
  • The Sub-Jury selects finalists based on strength of proposal, strength of applicant, and field level evaluation scores. The finalists have to undergo another in-depth level of due diligence.
  • The finalists are invited to present their projects to the Jury for the final evaluation.
  • The Jury selects the grant recipients based on past evaluations and presentations made by the finalists.