Issue Date: Oct 28, 2011
The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre For Herpetology has announced an annual Herpetological Conservation Research Fund of Rs.25,00,000. The non-profit, which has been functioning for the past 35 years, maintains one of the world's largest reptile zoos. Details of the grant program are available at http://www.madrascrocodilebank.org/cms/mcbtcfh-grant/
Application deadline is 31st October 2011.
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