Grants Notice: USAID Foreign Assistance for Programs Overseas, Uganda

Document Type: Grants Notice
Funding Opportunity Number: USAID-UGANDA-APS-617-10-001
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Closing Date for Applications: Nov 30, 2009
Funding Instrument Type: Grant
Category Explanation: Participation of People with Disabilities.
Expected Number of Awards: 6
Estimated Total Program Funding: $2,000,000
Award Ceiling: $300,000
CFDA Number(s): 98.001 -- USAID Foreign Assistance for Programs Overseas
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement: No

Eligible Applicants: Unrestricted (i.e., open to any type of entity above), subject to any clarification in text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility"
Additional Information on Eligibility: Uganda USAID-Kampala

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Uganda invites applications from qualified U.S. or non-U.S. entities, such as private, non-profit organizations (or for-profit companies willing to forego profits), including private voluntary organizations, universities, research organizations, professional associations, and relevant special interest associations to carry out activities, under grants, that increase participation of people with disabilities (PWDs) in USAID activities and strengthen the capacities of disabled people’s organizations (DPOs). The purpose of this APS is to disseminate information about this activity to prospective applicants so that they may develop and submit concept papers for USAID funding. Applicants must use the "Disability Concept Paper Application Form" attached to this APS when submitting their concept papers. This APS describes: (1) the type of activities or programs for which applications will considered; (2) the funding available and the process and requirements of submitting applications; and (3) explains the criteria for USAID evaluation of applications.
Application information available through this link:

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If you have difficulty accessing the full announcement electronically, please contact:
Geraldine Kyazze
A&A Specialist
Phone 25641306001 USAID-UGANDA-APS No. 617-10-001 mail to: [email protected]