Ambassador's Special Self Help Fund

The summary for the Ambassador's Special Self Help Fund grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the US Mission to the Democratic Republic of Congo, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
Ambassador's Special Self Help Fund: Embassy Kinshasa's Special Self Help (SSH) program provides small grants of less than $13,000.00 to registered self-help groups, community based organizations, and certain educational instutions and medical facilities. The objective is to aid groups in the development of projects that improve living conditions, health, education, and economical developement in their communities. The funds do not support the creation of a project or activity, but rather the expansion of existing community projects.
Federal Grant Title: Ambassador's Special Self Help Fund
Federal Agency Name: US Mission to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DOS-COD)
Grant Categories: Community Development
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: DOS-COD-SSH-FY18
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: 19.700
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: June 30th, 2018
Original Application Deadline: June 30th, 2018
Posted Date: May 2nd, 2018
Creation Date: May 2nd, 2018
Archive Date: July 30th, 2018
Total Program Funding: $50,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $13,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $5,000
Expected Number of Awards: 10
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Last Updated: April 30th, 2018
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification.)
Additional Information on Eligibility
Eligibility is limited to non-goverment, nonprofit organizations based within the DRC. Applicants must have demonstrated expertise in the program field they are requesting.
Link to Full Grant Announcement
Information not provided
Grant Announcement Contact
Rebecca Ward
Special Self Help Coordinator
Phone 097 260 9719
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