Apply! USAID/Georgia Grants of Up to $4,600,000: Promoting Integration, Tolerance and Awareness Program (PITA) in Georgia

Application Deadline: 20 January 2015

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications from organizations in Georgia for Assistance Agreements for funding to support a program entitled “Promoting Integration, Tolerance and Awareness Program”. The program period is five years which is expected to begin in April 2015.

Estimated Total Program Funding is up to $4,600,000.

Program Components

  1. To enhance interaction between minorities and the Government of Georgia (GOG)
  2. To increase levels of civic engagement and integration among and between youth of diverse ethnic and religious backgrounds.
  3. To increase public awareness and education on diversity.

Thematic Areas

  1. Fundamental freedoms
  2. Human rights, including the rights of persons belonging to minorities
  3. Democratic principles
  4. Law & good governance

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applications will only be accepted from Georgian organizations such as private, non-profit organizations, including private voluntary organizations, universities, research organizations, professional associations, and relevant special interest associations for funding which must:
    • Be organized under Georgian laws;
    • Have its principal place of business in Georgia;
    • Be majority owned by individuals who are Georgian citizens or lawful permanent residents of Georgia or be managed by a governing body, the majority of whom are Georgian citizens or lawful permanent residents of Georgia
    • Not be controlled by a foreign entity or by an individual or individuals who are not citizens or permanent residents of Georgia.
  • Applicants proposed budget must not exceed the amount of $4,600,000.00 over a five-year period.
  • USAID will not accept applications from individuals.
  • Potential new partners are encouraged to apply.

How to apply?

  • Application can be submitted online which must consists of-
    1. Technical Application Format
    2. Cost/Business Application Format
  • Applicants are also required to submit an electronic copy of their application via e-mail.
  • The file size for each transmission shall not exceed 25 MB.

For more information, visit Gov.Grants and search for the opportunity keyword RFA-114-15-000004.

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Posted on January 9, 2015, in Career, Gender, Women, Girls, Global, Opportunities and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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