Toyota Environmental Activities Grant Program 2015 for Overseas and Domestic Projects

Deadline: 3 June 2015

The Toyota Global invites non-profit organizations in and outside Japan to apply for Toyota Environmental Activities Grant Program 2015. Organizations can apply for any of the three types of funding opportunities according to the relevancy of project implementation site(s) and whether or not they have received grants from the Toyota before. Non-profit organizations that promote projects to foster individuals seeking solutions of environmental issues and to contribute to practical problem-solving for those issues are invited to apply for the grants.

Types of Grants

  • Overseas Project Grants: The limit of the grant amount per project is 7 million yen for projects up to two years (starting from January 2016). Support will be provided to activities implemented in overseas, conducted by group based in Japan or conducted jointly, collaboration between Japan and foreign group.
  • Domestic Project Grants: The limit of the grant amount per project is 3 million yen for projects up to two years (starting from January 2016). Support will be provided to community-based activities for the protection of environment. Project implementation sites are limited to Japan
  • New Domestic Project Grants: The limit of the grant amount per project is 3 million yen for projects up to two years (starting from January 2016). Support will be provided to community-based projects for environment conservation conducted by Japan-based groups which have never received Toyota grant funding.

Themes

  • Biodiversity Conservation
  • Global Warming Countermeasures

Eligibility Criteria

  • Private nonprofit institutions/organizations, NPOs (Non-profit organizations), NGOs (Non-governmental organizations), charitable organizations and officially unregistered voluntary organizations or groups are eligible for the grant.
  • For-profits, national, regional and municipal government agencies, schools (including from kindergarten to universities) and international institutions (established by international agreements) are not eligible for this grant.
  • Projects conducted solely by Japan-based groups or in collaboration between Japan-based groups and foreign-based groups are prioritized for overseas grants. Activities conducted in collaboration between foreign-based groups and overseas affiliates of Toyota Motor Corporation are eligible for this grant.

Application Procedure

    1. Download application form from Toyota website.
    2. Submit application form and application documents via email.
    3. Send PASSWORD in a separate email.

Please check ‘Application Procedure’ in Toyota Website and make sure to meet all the requirement so there will be high chance to secure grant. Contact Toyota for help in case of confusion.

Application documents

  • Application forms (download from Toyota website)
  • Brochures that include applicants’ information (such as the organizational structure, overview of project activities and financial statement) should be sent along with the Application forms for the final selection. In case an appropriate brochure is not available, please attach a sheet of paper describing the above-mentioned information.
  • Brochures of (local) counterpart(s) are also required in case of the project has counterpart(s).
  • Pictures of project implementation site(s) if available.

For more information, please visit Toyota Environmental Activities Grant Program.

Comments

  1. Twesigye Gerald says:

    We are an indigenous NGO working in Uganda,on checking the eligibility criteria,it seems to me that one has to get a partner in Japan
    with whom to work with and if not how do i access the grant application form.

    Thank you,
    Gerald

    • Hi Twesigye,
      The organization will provide support to the projects that are conducted by Japan based group or in collaboration with Japan.

      To get detailed information, please visit the website by the link in ‘For more information line…’ and go through ‘Program Outline’ section.

      Good luck!

  2. An Intern says:

    Am I missing something? All the deadlines (except on the timeline picture) give a 2014 deadline, and the application form indicates “closed.” Where is the 2015 grant program information?

    • Gamala Luitel says:

      Hi Martin,
      Please visit the link on the line ‘For more information…’, when you are in Toyota Environmental Activities Grant Program page, click ‘Contact Information’ and write to them about the problem you are facing. The Toyota team will be able to answer to your queries.
      Thank you!

  3. Foster Dongozi says:

    We have a website on disseminating information on climate change and would want to know if you would be able to support such an initiative.

    • Gamala Luitel says:

      Hi Foster,
      Thanks for your curiosity, please contact the organizers by visiting their contact page to get your answers. To find a link to Toyota Environmental Activities Grant Program’s contact page, please visit the link on the line ‘For more information…’.
      Good Luck!

  4. Jonathan Mwansa says:

    Me and other are direct running a Rural based NGO dealing in poverty alliviation, human rights, Youth and skills tranining programs, HIV/ AIDS programs and Climate change we would like to know how best we can get helped by your Organization

  5. priyesh pradhan says:

    we have ngo in india not registered under fcra but doing some of the challenging project with government of india. we like to apply for lake restoration project . can we apply

    • Hello Priyesh,
      Please read the “eligibility criteria” section carefully. To get the more detailed information on eligibility criteria/application process/the opportunity, please visit the link on the line ‘For more information…’ and proceed.
      Good luck!

  6. Hello.I am Daniel Otieno from Kenya and we have a project which is about rearing chicken and maize growing in large scale and sell for food in order to help manage hunger and also creat employment.Is it possible for my youth group to receive funds from Toyota Environmental Activities Grant Program?

    Thanks and Regards,
    Daniel Otieno.

    • Hello Daniel,
      Please read the ‘Application Procedure’ carefully and to get the detailed information on eligibility criteria/the opportunity, please visit the link on the line ‘For more information…’ and proceed.
      We wish you good luck!

  7. Jumaboy Shomurodov says:

    I am representing the local NGO from Tajikistan. We would like to apply for funding the Environmental land management project to be implemented in rural communities. Please direct us to the department dealing with our region and country/

    Thanks in advance for kind support.

    • Hi Jumaboy,
      To get the detailed information on eligibility criteria/application process/the opportunity, please visit the link on the line ‘For more information…’ and proceed.
      Good luck!

  8. Ebulu George William says:

    All the application forms are in Japanese language. Please avail English versions as well. Thanks

    • Hello Ebulu,

      Please read the ‘Eligibility Criteria’ section carefully. It is mentioned that “Projects conducted solely by Japan-based groups or in collaboration between Japan-based groups and foreign-based groups” can only apply.

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