THE CLARK WALDRAM CONSERVATION FUND

You can apply for the AZFA Clark Waldram Conservation Fund in one of two ways.

  1. You can fill out the form below and send us any necessary information information via our website (PREFERRED).
  2.  Or download and complete the form by clicking the link below (“Download Application”) and send the application and any supporting information by standard mail to:

Clark Waldram Conservation Fund
c/o AZFA
3900 Wildlife Way
Cleveland, OH 44109

Information must be received no later than January 1st to be considered for the Mid-year meeting and no later than July 1st to be considered at the Annual meeting.

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The AZFA’s Clark Waldram Conservation Fund Guidelines

Statement of Purpose:

AZFA conceived the Clark Waldram Conservation Fund in the spirit of conservation. The fund will be used for the support of local and worldwide conservation programs/projects, as AZFA’s Board deems appropriate.

Funding Eligibility:

To be eligible for funding, the applicant must demonstrate that the funds will be applied to construction materials, tools, equipment and technical expertise portions of the program or project and that the program or project has a conservation objective.

Application Procedure:

  1. Fill out the Clark Waldram Conservation Fund application form.
  2. Any supporting information you deem appropriate.
  3. Submit to AZFA not later than January 1 to be considered at the Mid-year meeting, and not later than July 1 to be considered at the Annual meeting.
  4. E-mail applications and attachments to aforrester@jbzoo.org (preferred)
  5. Submit written applications to:

    The Clark Waldram Conservation Fund
    c/o AZFA
    3900 Wildlife Way
    Cleveland, OH 44109

Conditions of Award Acceptance:

  1. AZFA will get updates from the applicant, on how the program/project is proceeding through out the program/project from start to finish.
  2. A report outlining program/project results and use of funds will be submitted to AZFA for use in the Outlet Publication or AZFA web site.
  3. A report will be given at the AZFA annual conference if requested by AZFA.
  4. The AZFA’s Clark Waldram Conservation Fund will be acknowledged in publications/printed materials resulting from the program/project.
  5. All information given to AZFA will become the property of AZFA and will be used as deem appropriate by the Board of Officers of AZFA.
  6. Information gained from the program/project will be made available to the public upon request.
  7. It is AZFA’s goal to achieve maximum conservation impact with limited funds. Therefore, awards must be applied toward the facilities related portions of the program/project.

Notes:

  1. Awards generally will range from $100.00 to $1500.00.
  2. Funding requests must be received by January 1 in order to be considered at the Mid-year meeting, and by July 1 in order to be considered at the Annual meeting.
  3. Applicants will be notified of their award status within 30 days after approval by the Board of Directors.