ENGAGEMENT FOR EQUITY PROGRAM (E4E)
Cooperative Agreement No: AID-167-A-15-00001
Request for Applications (RFA)
Issuance Date: Friday, September 28, 2018
Submission Closing Date: Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at 16:00h
Electronically: [email protected]
Physically: ATRC office, Str. Gazmend Zajmi, No.20 Pristina, Kosovo
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 anticipates to award a number of Small Scale Grants ($10,000 to $25,000 per grant), Medium Scale Grants ($25,000 to $50,000 per grant), and Large Scale Grants ($50,000 to $100,000 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||October 08, 2018||10:00-11:30|
|Gračanica/ Graçanicë||Hotel Graçanica||October 08, 2018||14:00-15:30|
|Peja/ Peći||Hotel Dukagjini||October 09, 2018||10:00-11:30|
|Prizren/ Prizren||DokuKino||October 09, 2018||14:00-15:30|
|Ferizaj/ Uroševac||Restaurant Orchide||October 10, 2018||10:00-11:30|
|Štrpce/ Shtrpce||Restaurant Lipa||October 10, 2018||14:00-15:30|
|Severna Mitrovica/Mitrovicë Veriore||North City Center||October 11, 2018||10:00-11:30|
|Mitrovicë/ Mitrovica||Restaurant Va Piano||October 11, 2018||13:00-14:30|
|Prishtinë/ Priština||Hotel Sirius||October 12, 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 October 22, 2018 by 16:00. Both the questions and answers will be distributed to interested applicants by October 24, 2018 by 16:00.