Grant financing and local support, from African cooperatives, producer groups, and enterprises with innovative solutions that extend their own capabilities to increase revenues, create jobs, improve farmer incomes, and achieve sustainable market-based growth
US. African Development Foundation (USADF)
The US. African Development Foundation (USADF) invites proposals for grant financing and local support, from African cooperatives, producer groups, and enterprises with innovative solutions that extend their own capabilities to increase revenues, create jobs, improve farmer incomes, and achieve sustainable market-based growth.
Proposals will only be accepted from registered agricultural cooperatives, producer groups, and agricultural processors in UGANDA working directly in the COFFEE, BEANS, MAIZE, RICE, AND CASSAVA sector[s},innovative approaches to agricultural and economic development will also be considered. This includes, but is not limited to digitization, information technology, agricultural solutions using renewable energy.
Maximum award US $250,000
Who is eligible?
USADF will only consider proposals from 100% African-owned and managed enterprises associations. or cooperatives operating in the COFFEE. BEANS, MAIZE, RICE, and CASSAVA sector(s).
Applicants must be legally registered in UGANDA, with a proven ability to track, manage, and use internal and external resources to achieve growth.
Successful Proposals must:
•Have a clearly deﬁned market opportunity to grow revenues that increase incomes.
•Have a clearly deﬁned plan of how they can increase revenues in 2- 4 years.
•Be able to make signiﬁcant cash or in-kind contributions to the project.
•Be able to impact hundreds of people and community members.
•Be able to identify a path for growth after the USADF grant ends.
We want to hear from you!
For more details, go to: www.usadf.gov/apply
All proposals must be submitted to USADF by September 11,2020