|Application procedure:||Full Proposal|
|Donor base:||United States|
|Eligible applicants:||Non-Profit Organisation, Social Business|
|Grant size:||Small - up to $100,000|
|Minimum grant size:||-|
|Total available budget:||-|
|Maximum grant size:||-|
|Funding ratio:||Co-funding preferred|
- Agriculture & Rural Development
- Capacity Building
- Economic Development
- Social Inclusion
- Women & Gender
The partnerships anticipated under this APS will address critical constraints preventing access to markets, agricultural services and inputs by smallholder farmers especially ethnic groups, women and youth. Through these partnerships, the AFDA will increase the productivity, inclusiveness and competitiveness of key market segments in the following sectors: pulses and beans, oilseeds, horticulture (fruits, nuts, vegetables, onions/shallots and capsicum), and maize.
The USAID AFDA will contribute the following resources to these partnerships:
• Technical Assistance including facilitation, technical, business and marketing expertise, advisory support and coaching, capacity building, strengthening linkages, etc;
• Studies and research to inform market actors as they embark on critical business decisions; and
• Market Systems Development Fund (MSDF) co-investment.
Eligible are businesses and non-profit organisations.
Actions must take place in Myanmar.
The size is not mentioned in the guidelines.
Applications will be accepted starting from the day of the release of this APS. Applications will continue to be accepted until funding is depleted. Screening and evaluation will be done on a rolling basis.