The U.S. Department of State, through the U.S. Embassy in Harare, has announced an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out a small, community-based development program.
The President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) Small Grants Fund focuses on income generating activities that improve care, support, and economic conditions for people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) and those directly affected by HIV/AIDS such as grandparents caring for grandchildren orphaned due to HIV/AIDS.
Priority consideration is given to income generating projects that improve basic economic or social conditions at the village level.
- Total available funding: $90,000
- Award amounts: awards may range from a minimum of $2,500 to a maximum of $8,000
- Length of performance period: 12 months
- Number of awards anticipated: 10 awards (dependent on amounts)
- Anticipated program start date: September 1 and September 30, 2022
Zimbabwe (all 10 provinces)
- The applicant must be a Zimbabwe registered non-governmental, non-profit, or community-based organization.
- Registered trusts, associations, schools, churches, etc. meet this eligibility requirement.
- Individuals, businesses, and government entities do NOT qualify.
- All applications must include and identify a significant community contribution (cash, labor, and/or materials).
- The beneficiary members must be Zimbabwean citizens.
- Applicants must display sound management in the form of financial and administrative procedures that protect against fraud, waste, and abuse.
For more information, visit https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=336432