View of mountains reflecting in a dark lake with patches of snow.
Kolsay Lakes
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Call for Letters of Inquiry for Large Grants

Eligible Countries:  Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
Opening Date:  Tuesday, 15 November 2022
Closing Date:  Washington D.C., USA – Tuesday, 10 January 2023 (Ashgabat, Dushanbe, Tashkent – 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, 10 January 2023; Almaty, Bishkek – 11 a.m., Tuesday, 10 January 2023)
Grant Amount:  US $50,000 to US $150,000

Read the detailed instructions, criteria and restrictions in the call for letters of inquiry, available below. Submit your proposal through the ConservationGrants electronic portal by the closing date. If you do not have a ConservationGrants account, you will need to create a new account. If you encounter any technical difficulties with ConservationGrants, please email conservationgrants@conservation.org

More Information 

Call for Letters of Inquiry 
- English (PDF – 1.6 MB)   
- Russian (PDF - 217 KB)                    

Ecosystem Profile
- English (PDF - 5.5 MB)

Ecosystem Profile Summary
- English (PDF - 1.5 MB)
- Russian (PDF - 2 MB)

Mid-term Assessment
- English (PDF - 692 KB)

Please also see the CEPF webpage for the Mountains of Central Asia Biodiversity Hotspot, which includes a detailed map of the hotspot.

Additional Resources