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2020 Funding Program to Advance Opportunities for Women and People with Mobility Challenges - Call for Letters of Inquiry (LOIs)

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted August 7, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on August 19, 2019
Arthur B. Schultz Foundation logo
Arthur B. Schultz Foundation logo

The Arthur B. Schultz Foundation is accepting Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) for its 2020 funding program to advance opportunities for women and people with mobility challenges in developing countries.

Funding Interests
1. Mobility Solutions - ABSF seeks to address challenges to mobility access and services. We support efforts that increase access to locally produced appropriate wheelchair and mobility solutions
2. Women’s Empowerment – education, leadership & entrepreneurship: Women are powerful agents of change and giving them opportunities to do their work will advance their community and ultimately their nation.

Eligibility Criteria
a) Have an operating budget less than $750,000
b) Are located in Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua
c) Are legally registered as a nonprofit/NGO in their country of operation
d( Share foundation’s Mobility Solutions and/or Women’s Empowerment vision.

Review our funding priorities closely before submitting a LOI.

Utilize This Offer

Interested applicants can submit their Letters of Inquiry by August 20, 2019.

Following LOI review, proposals are by invitation only.

Invited grant proposals only are due on or before Dec 1, 2019.

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Karen Quiñones-Axalan
Aug 08, 2019
Aug 08, 2019

Thank you for sharing, Ana!

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Aug 12, 2019
Aug 12, 2019

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply;
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills.
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and use its filters (right upper corner) to find what really suits you.
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others.
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests - tell these stories too. They will enlighten and inspire the sisterhood.