The SEED Foundation supports French nonprofit organizations in partnership with nonprofit organizations in Sub-Saharan Africa for innovative solutions that address food security. Projects can address agricultural practices, farming knowledge and capacity, local agricultural products, etc. Grants range from €7 thousand to €15 thousand, up to 70% of project costs. The Foundation lists 21 eligible African countries.
KEY DATES AND INSTRUCTIONS
1. The form will be open from 12/12/2016 to 06/02/2017.
2. Once the form is submitted, the SEED Foundation team will send a receipt specifying the eligibility or non-eligibility of the application.
3. If eligibility is confirmed, SEED Foundation will send an application file to be completed. Applicants and their partners will then have one month and a week to complete and return this file with all required attachments (see the presentation of the call for proposals for more details).
Schedule for the 2017 call for proposals:
05/12 – 12/12: Launch of the call for proposals
12/12 – 06/02: Eligibility forms are opened
06/02 – 20/02: Verification of eligibility and preselection
20/02 – 27/03: Application files are to be completed
27/03 – 29/05: Examination of the files followed by Selection Committee
05/06: Announcement of results
ACCESS TO THE FORM – The form will be opened until February 6th, 2017.