Scholarships and awards

Equator Prize 2017

The Equator Initiative is inviting nominations for the Equator Prize 2017. This year’s prize will be awarded to outstanding community and indigenous initiatives that are advancing nature-based solutions for local sustainable development. Each winning group will receive USD 10,000 and will be invited to participate in a series of policy dialogues and special events during the United Nations General Assembly in New York in September 2017, culminating in an award ceremony at the beginning of Climate Week. Nominations may be submitted in Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Indonesian, Portuguese, Russian, or Spanish.
Nomination deadline: 08 March 2017
Website: http://equatorinitiative.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1019&lang=en
Online nomination form: http://prize.equatorinitiative.org/