Donor: Enabel
Application procedure: Concept Note
Donor base: Belgium
Reference number: UGA22005
Eligible applicants: Non-Profit Organisation
Deadline: 04.06.2024

Financial details

Grant size: Small - up to $100,000
Minimum grant size: 150.000€
Total available budget: 2.000.000€
Funding type: Grants
Maximum grant size: 500.000€
Funding ratio: up to 100%


  • Agriculture & Rural Development
  • Children & Youth
  • Economic Development
  • Education

Project Locations

  1. Africa



1) Objective

The general objective of this Call for Proposals is to improve livelihoods of vulnerable youth through enhanced access to quality, demand-driven skills development and employment support services The specific objective of this Call for Proposals is: the provision of skills development is more equitable, qualitative, innovative, and labour market-driven for increased employment opportunities.

Expected results are:

  • Partnerships between training providers and private sector actors in skills development
    are promoted
  • Vulnerable youth are equipped with quality, labour market relevant skills
  • Vulnerable youth have enhanced access to wage and/or self-employment through post-training support services
  • Good practices in skills development are identified, documented and supported to scale up

This Call for Proposals targets 2,000 vulnerable youth, women and girls to access relevant, quality skills development and post-training support to enhance employability.

2) Eligibility

Eligible applicants must: be a public entity; or a private not for profit entity or foundation; or a legal entity of private law for which profit maximization is not the priority objective.

3) Location

Actions must take place in Uganda in the Rwenzori & Albertine region.

4) Budget

The total indicative amount available under this Call for Proposals is 2,000,000 EUR. The contracting authority reserves the right not to award all of the available funds. To allow for a sector specific approach, the Call for Proposal will be organised according to lots as follows: (1) Lot 1: Agriculture: indicative allocation: 1,000,000 EUR; (2) Lot 2: Green economy: indicative allocation: 1,000,000 EUR. Any grant application under this Call for Proposals must fall between the following minimum and maximum amounts: minimum amount: 150,000 EUR and maximum amount: 500,000 EUR.

5) Application

Concept notes must be submitted in electronic version (PDF file format) in one file containing grant application documents and annexes and sent to this email: sdf.grants@enabel.be. The deadline for submission of concept notes is 4/06/2024, 5:00pm EAT as evidenced by the date of acknowledgement of receipt.

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