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U.S. Bureau of Population Refugees and Migration: Funding Opportunity for South Africa & Zambia

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted February 4, 2021 from Brazil
Expired on March 25, 2021
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The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Population Refugees and Migration (PRM) has announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for South Africa and Zambia.

Proposed activities should primarily support refugee populations in South Africa and Zambia.

PRM’s mandate is to provide protection, assistance, and sustainable solutions for refugees, asylum seekers, stateless persons, and victims of conflict.

PRM will consider funding only those programs that include a target beneficiary base of at least 50 percent refugees and asylum seekers.

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Proposals must align with one or more of the following program areas:
a) Humanitarian Protection and Assistance;
b) Interim and Durable Solutions.

Applicant organizations must be:
1. Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with IRS, other than institutions of higher education (U.S.-based NGOs must be able to demonstrate proof of non-profit tax status); OR
2. Nonprofits without 501(c)(3) status with IRS, other than institutions of higher education (overseas-based NGOs must be able to demonstrate proof of registration in country of domicile).

Program proposals must be more than the funding floor (USD$250,000) and less than the funding ceiling (USD$550,000) per year or they will be disqualified.

Closing Date for Applications: March 26, 2021.

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Feb 04
Feb 04

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you, in order to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and attests usually required by calls such this one);
3. Write - baby steps... - and discuss a project draft, to validate within your group the priorities of the proposal(s) and to train your grant writing skills as well;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your proposal / project. Start now!!!
5. Do visit regularly the World Pulse website to make customized searches for grant opportunities. How?
a) Click on the Menu (left upper corner);
b) Type the name of your country in the search area (blank space); click enter;
c) Click on Filters;
d) Click on Resource;
e) Browse the results (opportunities) that will show up, by chronological order of posting;
6. Share the opportunities that do not apply to you but can interest others;
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests. Yes, tell these stories too... They will enlighten and inspire your network;
8. Instead of copying this posting in order to share it, please forward the link of this page. Hence more people will get to know World Pulse and its website

Jill Langhus
Feb 05
Feb 05

Thanks, Ana.