ENGAGEMENT FOR EQUITY PROGRAM (E4E)
Cooperative Agreement No: AID-167-A-15-00001
Request for Applications (RFA)
Issuance Date: Friday, December 22, 2017
Submission Closing Date: Monday, February 5, 2018 at 16:00h
Electronically: [email protected]
Physically: ATRC office, Str. Gazmend Zajmi, No.20 Prishtina, Kosova
Advocacy Training and Resources Center – ATRC, the implementing partner for USAID’s Engagement for Equity Program – E4E, is seeking applications from qualified Kosovar Non-Governmental Organizations – NGO to:
Awards will be made in five thematic areas detailed in the next section:
In response to this RFA, E4E Program is anticipated to award a number of Medium Scale Grants (between $25,000 to $50,000 per grant) and Small Scale Grants (between $10,000 to $25,000 per grant).
The winning projects will have various timelines but must end by August 2020.
The proposed budgets will be negotiated based on the scope of the Program proposed by the applicant.
An organization may apply for grants in any or all of the thematic areas, but E4E Program will not make more than one award to a single applicant.
USAID/ATRC throughout E4E Program intends to fund multiple grants in response to this RFA. All awards will be administered in accordance with applicable regulations as follows:
A comprehensive and detailed RFA Package (including Full Application Form, Budget Form, and Cost Proposal Guidelines) may be obtained from ATRC at:
ATRC will provide answers and clarification to applicants during proposal development; nine (9) workshop/info sessions on project proposal development will be conducted by ATRC in nine (9) cities throughout Kosovo. The RFA workshop/info sessions schedules will take place on:
|Gjilan/ Gnjilane||Hotel “Kristal||January 10, 2018||10:00-11:30|
|Gračanica/ Graçanicë/||HOTEL Graçanica||January 10, 2018||14:00-15:30|
|Štrpce/ Shtrpce||Restaurant Lipa||January 11, 2018||10:00-11:30|
|Ferizaj/ Urosevac||Hotel Orichide||January 11, 2018||14:00-15:30|
|Peja/ Peći||Hotel Dukagjini||January 12, 2018||10:00-11:30|
|Prizren/ Prizren||DokuKino||January 12, 2018||14:00-15:30|
|Severna Mitrovica/Mitrovica Veriore||North City Center||January 15, 2018||10:00-11:30|
|Mitrovicë/ Mitrovica||Restaurant Va Piano||January 15, 2018||13:00-14:30|
|Prishtinë/ Priština||Hotel Sirius||January 16, 2018||10:00-11:30|
The E4E Program will not cover any costs related to participation in the Workshop/Info sessions.
The RFA includes all information required to apply for a grant, however, questions on this RFA should be submitted to:
Attention: E4E Staff
ATRC Office: Str. Gazmend Zajmi No.20, Pristina, 10000, Kosovo
Office Number: 038 244 810
E-mail: [email protected]
The deadline for questions is January 22, 2018 by 16:00. Both the questions and answers will be distributed to interested applicants by January 26, 2018 by 16:00.