Empowering Women through Entrepreneurship in Tunisia

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Empowering Women through Entrepreneurship in Tunisia: The Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) program in the Department of State's Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs, Office of Assistance Coordination (NEA/AC) announces a Notice of Funding Opportunity that will increase the inclusion of women in social, political, and economic life in Tunisia through the empowerment of female entrepreneurs and the promotion of women-owned-businesses.
Federal Grant Title: Empowering Women through Entrepreneurship in Tunisia
Federal Agency Name: Near East Affairs Assistance Coordination
Grant Categories: Business and Commerce Community Development Employment Labor and Training Other Regional Development
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: NEAAC-ACMEPI-16-009
Type of Funding: Cooperative Agreement
CFDA Numbers: 322708
CFDA Descriptions: Middle East Partnership Initiative
Current Application Deadline: Jun 30, 2016 Applications must be time stamped be
Original Application Deadline: Jun 30, 2016 Applications must be time stamped be
Posted Date: May 20, 2016
Creation Date: May 20, 2016
Archive Date: Jul 30, 2016
Total Program Funding:
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $1,500,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $500,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Category Explanation
Empowerment of female entrepreneurs and the promotion of women-owned-businesses in Tunisia.
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility
Eligible applicants include U.S. or foreign non-profit organizations; for-profit organizations; private institutions of higher education, public or state institutions of higher education; public international organizations; and small businesses with function and regional experience in the areas of civil society strengthening, women's empowerment, entrepreneurship, or economic advocacy in the MENA region.
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