HCL Grant Edition VI in the areas of Environment, Health & Education

About HCL Grant:

Started in 2015, the HCL Grant is a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) commitment by HCL, through HCL Foundation, to strengthen and empower NGOs, engage with them, as well as recognize them for their path-breaking work. Currently focused

Funding Call: National Geographic – Equity and The Natural World. Ensuring our planet is healthy is one of the most critical challenges we face today. If left unchecked, our growing footprint on the Earth will leave it uninhabitable for human life. This is why environmental reporting has become more important than ever before.

National Geographic Grants


About National Geographic:

National Geographic is the official magazine of the National Geographic Society.  They primarily contain articles about science, geography, history, and world culture.

Equity and The Natural World:

Ensuring our planet is healthy is one

Funding Call: National Geographic – Stories of Tropical Rainforests – Journalists and storytellers (photo, film, text, maps, data visualization) are allowed to apply, as are social media influencers and content creators looking to highlight traditional and indigenous knowledge on their channels and indigenous youth aiming to expand their storytelling on YouTube and Instagram. Priority for this RFP will be given to projects led by journalists and storytellers from countries within the relevant regions (Amazon River basin, Congo River basin, and rainforests in southeast Asia). Projects that benefit local communities or incorporate local voices are also strongly encouraged, as are local-language outputs.

About National Geographic:

National Geographic is the official magazine of the National Geographic Society.  They primarily contain articles about science, geography, history, and world culture.

Stories of Tropical Rainforests:

Tropical rainforests cover about two percent of Earth’s total surface area,

Funding Call: To submit all projects that contribute to solving the most urgent challenges of their time and help to improve conditions applicants CSR projects or active support for a specific aspect of society.

Nominations are now open for 2020 iF Social Impact Prize to support projects that contribute to society.


Applicants are welcome to submit all projects that contribute to solving the most urgent challenges of their time and help to improve conditions