KR Foundation Grant: Addressing Root Causes of Environmental Issues

KR Foundation Grant: Addressing Root Causes of Environmental Issues

Presentation :

The KR Foundation is currently inviting applications from organisations to help provide answers to, stimulate mind shifts about, and encourage action on, the long-term challenges faced by current and future generations living on a planet with finite resources, fragile ecosystems, and climate change.

KR Foundation address root causes of climate change and environmental degradation, and safeguard the planetary boundaries.


General criteria for funding :

KR Foundation address root causes of climate change and environmental degradation, through supporting activities that:

  • provide scalable solutions with a clear international perspective and a significant impact
  • have a holistic and interdisciplinary approach, including activities that aim to change mind-sets and behaviour
  • have convening power, facilitate cooperation between key stakeholders and help to link existing research and knowledge to action
  • help catalyze desired political processes at an international level and support new leadership (top-down approach) as well as activities aiming to communicate and create awareness (bottom-up approach)
  • take risks and potentially contribute to transformative and systemic change, and challenge conventional wisdom by exploring alternative and creative approaches

Funding :

KR Foundation’s grants typically range from DKK 0.5m to DKK 5m with a duration of up to approx. 3 years.

How to apply :

KR Foundation accepts unsolicited applications on a continuous basis. Grants are awarded twice annually. For more information, go to the website.