U.S. Embassy in Cotonou, Benin: PAS Cotonou Small Grants Program for All Audiences

Deadline: 31 July 2017

The U.S. Embassy in Cotonou, Benin, through this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO), has announced an open competition for assistance awards.  The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Cotonou is currently inviting all eligible applicants to submit proposals for its “PAS Cotonou Small Grants Program for All Audiences”.

Goals

Project proposals submitted through this NOFO should address one of the following goals:

  • Promote gender equity through supporting projects to protect girls’ and women’s rights, to increase access to support services for girls, women, and marginalized groups, and address gender-based violence.
  • Increase women’s political participation and professional opportunities to improve service delivery to female citizens.
  • Provide training and funding to support and promote entrepreneurship, especially among women and youth.
  • Support and expand access to and use of information technology.
  • Provide greater access to English learning opportunities for all Beninese regardless of geography, gender, or economic background.

Funding Information

  • The award floor is set at $1,000.00.
  • The award ceiling is set at $ 6,000.00.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Eligibility is open to all individuals; all non-profit, non-governmental organizations whose work directly impacts Beninese populations.
  • Organizations may sub-contract with other entities, but only one, non-profit, non-governmental entity can be the prime recipient of the award.
  • For profit entities are not eligible to be the prime recipient of an award under this NOFO.
  • When sub-contracting with other entities, the responsibilities of each entity must be clearly defined in the proposal.

How to Apply

All application materials must be submitted electronically at the address given on the website.

Eligible Country: Benin

For more information, please visit U.S. Embassy in Cotonou, Benin.

Special Offer!

Pay only half and Get Full Access to Premium Membership. For a limited time only. 50% Discount if you join today!

Voice’s Using the Moment: Cambodia Sudden Opportunity Grants

Digital Health Technology Catalyst Round 2: Inviting SME from United Kingdom

Reporters in the Field Program: Promoting Journalistic Projects from all over Europe

Government of Canada: Inviting Applicants for ‘Women’s Political Participation in Pakistan’ Program

IDB Call for Proposals 2018: Regional Public Goods (RPG) Initiative in Latin America and the Caribbean

Applications Open for Knight Prototype Fund: Arts and Technology!

USAID-Pretoria: Improving Market Partnerships and Access to Commodities Together (IMPACT) in Madagascar

Home Depot Foundation: Seeking Applications for Community Impact Grant Program in United States

Applications Open for Voice’s Small is Beautiful: Cambodia Empowerment Grants!

West Africa USAID-Ghana: Amplify Family Planning and Sexual and Reproductive Health Programme

Women’s Fund in Georgia: Overcoming Empty Forms of Violence against Women in the Regions of Georgia

Helen Keller International: Enhanced Homestead Food Production Program in Myanmar

EREF: Seeking Applications for Sustainable Solid Waste Management Research Programme

EU Call for Proposals: Grant for CSOs – Water Supply and Sanitation Sector Reform Programme (WSSSRP) III

PRIMA Call for Proposals 2018 (Section 1): Supporting a Wide Range of Research and Innovation Projects

Applications Open for Jean Sainsbury Animal Welfare Trust Grant Program!

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of PRM: 2018 NGO Projects Benefiting Refugees and Other Vulnerable Populations in Egypt

DHHS-ACL: Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of PRM: NGO Programs benefitting Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons from Colombia

Kosovar Civil Society Foundation: Call for Proposals to Support Righteous Journalist Reporting

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of PRM: 2018 NGO Programs Benefiting Displaced and Conflict-Affected Persons in Armenia and Georgia

European Commission Regional Call for Proposals under the Instrument for Stability and Peace (IcSP)!

Wildlife Conservation Society: Inviting Applicants for 2018 Climate Adaptation Fund

British Council’s Call for Research Proposals on Education, Peace and Stability