USAID Sahel Regional Resilience Activity-Leader with Associates

Active
Yes
Status
Posted
Published Date
June 7th, 2024
Close Date
August 2nd, 2024
Total Funding
$200,000,000.00
Award Ceiling
$200,000,000.00
Award Floor
$200,000,000.00
Expected No. Awards
1
Opportunity No.
72068524RFA00013

Agency

Senegal USAID-Dakar (USAID-SEN)

Eligible Applicants

Unrestricted

Funding Category

Regional Development

Funding Instrument

Other

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The USAID Sahel Regional Resilience Activity is seeking applications for a Leader with Associate Award (LWA) from qualified entities. This funding opportunity aims to support the Sahel Regional Resilience Activity with a total funding of up to $200,000,000. The initial Leader Award is anticipated not to exceed $35M, while Associate Awards may not exceed $75M. The service/item being procured is the implementation of the program outlined in the subject Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO). The program is focused on regional development in the Sahel region. Eligible entities interested in submitting an application are encouraged to thoroughly read the NOFO to understand the type of activity sought, application submission requirements, and selection process. The deadline for submitting applications is August 2, 2024, at 17:30 GMT (Dakar local time). For more information and to apply, please visit the following link: Sollicitation document /NOFO.

Description

Dear Prospective Applicants: The United States Agency for International Development (USAID or the Agency) is seeking applications for a Leader with Associate Award (LWA) from qualified entities to implement the above-mentioned program outlined in the subject NOFO. Eligibility for this award is not restricted. This competition covers both the initial Leader Award and all subsequent Associate Awards. USAID intends to make a single award to the applicant which best meets the objectives of this funding opportunity based on the merit review criteria described in this NOFO subject to a risk assessment. Eligible entities interested in submitting an application are encouraged to read this NOFO thoroughly to understand the type of activity sought, application submission requirements, and selection process. Subject to funding availability, USAID intends to provide up to $200,000,000.00 in total USAID funding (LWA including any future Associate Awards) to support the Sahel Regional Resilience Activity. The initial Leader Award is anticipated not to exceed $35M. Associate Awards may not exceed $75M. There will be no initial associate award(s) with the LWA, and there is no guarantee regarding the number or total estimated amount of Associate Awards. Please send any questions to the point(s) of contact identified in Section G. of attached NOFO . The deadline for questions is shown below . Responses to questions received prior to the deadline will be furnished to all potential applicants through an amendment to this notice posted to www.grants.gov. Issuance of this NOFO does not constitute an award commitment on the part of the Government nor does it commit the Government to pay for any costs incurred in preparation or submission of comments/suggestions or an application. Applications are submitted at the risk of the applicant. All preparation and submission costs are at the applicant’s expense. Please note that USAID reserves the right to cancel this process at any time without prior notice. Issue Date: June 7, 2024 Deadline for Questions: June 21, 2024 Closing Date: August 2, 2024 Closing Time: 17:30 GMT (Dakar local time) Subject: Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) No.: 72068524RFA00013 Program Title: USAID Sahel Regional Resilience Activity Thank you for your interest in USAID programs.

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