The United States Embassy in Kosovo has announced an open competition for the Democracy Commission Small Grants Program to support the development of Kosovo’s democratic institutions and civil society by awarding small project grants to Kosovo non-profit, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and independent local media organizations.
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Eligibility is limited to not-for-profit organizations: Nongovernmental Organizations (NGO’s), Civil Society Organizations (CSO’s), Independent media outlets - officially registered in the Republic of Kosovo.
The goal of this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) is to solicit proposals that address and implement programs in any of the following themes:
b) Good Governance;
c) Human Rights / Minority Rights;
d) Empowerment of Women and Youth.
• Youth in Transition targeting 14–18-year-olds (high school students and students transitioning into higher / technical education), and 18–23-year-olds (graduate students and youth transition into the job market);
• Established Influencers;
• Emerging Decision Makers.
1. Include appropriate funds for the monitoring and evaluation (M&E) of program successes and challenges, and a detailed description of how M&E will be carried out and program success will be determined, including a logic frame and a list of outputs and outcomes expected;
2. Detail a robust media plan, and winning applicants should plan to share their online activities/posts with the Embassy’s Public Affairs Section (PAS).
Proposed programs should be completed in one (1) year or less.
Award amounts: awards may range from a minimum of USD$10,000 to a maximum of USD$50,000.
Closing Date for Applications: April 20, 2021.
For more information, please visit https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=331927