Notice of Funding Opportunity for Kira Ukuze Activity

Active
Yes
Status
Forecasted
Estimated Post Date
May 28th, 2024
Estimated Close Date
June 24th, 2024
Expected No. Awards
1
Opportunity No.
72069524RFA00004

Agency

Burundi USAID-Bujumbura (USAID-BUR)

Eligible Applicants

Unrestricted

Funding Category

Health

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Burundi USAID-Bujumbura is offering a Notice of Funding Opportunity for the Kira Ukuze Activity. This opportunity is a five-year activity focused on Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health, Immunization, and Malaria (RMNCI+M) in Burundi. The funding instrument type is a Cooperative Agreement, and there is a cost sharing or matching requirement. The opportunity falls under the category of Health and is forecasted as a discretionary grant. The CFDA number associated with this opportunity is 98.001. The agency is seeking applications from qualified entities, and eligibility is unrestricted. The expected number of awards is one. Interested parties are encouraged to thoroughly read the Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) to understand the program objectives, application requirements, and selection process. The application process consists of two phases: Phase I involves submitting a technical application, and Phase II requires a revised technical and cost application. The applicant who best meets the objectives of this funding opportunity will be selected for a single award, subject to a risk assessment. While an award is anticipated, USAID Burundi reserves the right to fund any or none of the initial technical applications submitted. The estimated synopsis post date is May 28, 2024, and the estimated synopsis close date is June 24, 2024. For more information, contact Liliane Gatunange, the Acquisition and Assistance specialist, at lgatunange@usaid.gov or +0025722207047.

Description

Dear Prospective Applicants:The United States Agency for International Development Mission in Burundi (USAID Burundi) is seeking applications from qualified entities to implement a five-year Activity that focuses on Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health, Immunization, and Malaria (RMNCI+M) in Burundi, titled “Kira Ukuze”, as further described in Section A of this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO). Eligibility for this award is not restricted.Eligible parties interested in submitting an application are encouraged to read this NOFO thoroughly to understand the type of program sought, application submission requirements, and selection process. Applications pursuant to this NOFO will be reviewed utilizing the following two-step process:Phase I: Technical ApplicationApplicants will submit a technical application that will be reviewed for responsiveness to the objectives of this NOFO and then evaluated according to the specific criteria provided in Section E. Eligible parties interested in submitting a technical application are encouraged to thoroughly read this NOFO to understand the type of activity sought, application submission requirements, and selection process. Selected applicants will advance to the Phase II of the selection process to submit a revised technical and cost application.Phase II: Revised Technical Application and Cost ApplicationApplicant(s) advancing to Phase II will receive a list of identified weaknesses, questions, and requests for clarifications resulting from the review of the technical applications. Responses to USAID Burundi feedback must be incorporated into the revised technical application. Subject to the availability of funds, USAID Burundi intends to make a single award to the applicant who best meets the objectives of this funding opportunity based on the merit review criteria described in Section E of this NOFO, subject to a risk assessment in accordance with ADS 303.3.9. While an award is anticipated as a result of this NOFO, USAID Burundi reserves the right to fund any or none of the initial technical applications submitted.

Contact Information

PrimaryLiliane Gatunange Acquisition and Assistance specialist
0025722207047
lgatunange@usaid.gov
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