Empowering CSOs
ID: 352022Type: Posted
Overview

Buyer

U.S. Mission to Albania (DOS-ALB)

Award Range

$220K - $220K

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Humanities

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Earmark

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes
Timeline
  1. 1
    Forecast Posted Not available
  2. 2
    Forecast Due Not available
  3. 3
    Posted Jan 28, 2024 12:00 AM
  4. 4
    Due Feb 26, 2024 12:00 AM
Description

The U.S. Mission to Albania, under the category of Humanities, has posted a grant opportunity titled "Empowering CSOs". This grant aims to empower civil society organizations (CSOs) in Albania and strengthen the civil society sector as a key contributor to democracy. The grant seeks proposals that focus on increasing CSO transparency, accountability, organizational standards, sustainability, and resiliency. It also aims to help CSOs diversify funding sources, strengthen business partnerships, and improve their capacities to actively participate in decision-making processes. Additionally, the grant aims to build dialogue with governmental institutions, monitor government reforms, increase the watchdog and advocacy role of organizations, and promote good governance, rule of law, human rights protection, gender equality, social inclusion, employment, and environmental issues. The grant has an award ceiling and floor of $220,000, with an estimated total program funding of $220,000. The deadline for submission is February 26, 2024. Eligible applicants include Albanian not-for-profit organizations, including civil society, non-governmental organizations, and think tanks with experience and expertise in community activism programs. U.S. organizations and individuals are not eligible for grants under this program. Cost sharing or matching is not required but encouraged. For more information, interested parties can contact the Public Affairs Section, US Embassy, Tirana, Albania at pdgrantstirana@state.gov.

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