Political Participation for Greater Electoral Integrity - Federal Grants

Funding Opportunity Overview

Opportunity Number72049219APS00001-04
Opportunity TitlePolitical Participation for Greater Electoral Integrity
Opportunity CategoryDiscretionary
Funding Instrument TypeCooperative Agreement
Post DateMarch 18, 2020 (Wednesday)
Last Updated DateApril 7, 2020 (Tuesday)
Close DateApril 20, 2020 (Monday)
Award Amount$2,500,000 - $3,000,000 (total funding : $3,000,000)

Funding Detail Description

Pursuant to the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, the United States Government, as represented by the U.S. Agency for International Development Mission in the Philippines (USAID/Philippines), invites applications from Philippine organizations[1] to carry out activities that will improve democratic governance in the Philippines through greater integrity of its electoral processes enhanced by increased political participation of the citizenry and civil society organizations. The purpose of this Addendum is to disseminate information to prospective Applicants so they can develop and submit concept papers and potentially full applications for USAID/Philippine funding. This document describes the desired objectives and types of activities that can be considered for funding. Interested Applicants must comply with and be fully responsive to the process and requirements for submitting concept papers and potentially full applications as detailed in the Initiatives for Democracy, Annual Program Statement (APS) 72049219APS00001, which is posted in https://www.grants.gov/. [1] Please see Section VII of this Addendum.

Funding Additional Information

Agency NamePhilippines USAID-Manila
Important Dates
Post DateMarch 18, 2020 (Wednesday)
Close DateApril 20, 2020 (Monday)
Last Updated DateApril 7, 2020 (Tuesday)
Archive DateMay 13, 2020 (Wednesday)
Awards Detail
Award Floor$2,500,000
Award Ceiling$3,000,000
Estimated Total Program Funding$3,000,000
Expected Number Of Awards1
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo

CFDA Numbers

Next CFDA (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance) numbers are associated to this grant.
  • 98.001 - USAID Foreign Assistance for Programs Overseas

Categories of Funding Activities

Categories of Funding Activities

  • Law, Justice and Legal Services

Category Explanation

  • No Additional Explanation Reported

Funding Eligibility

Eligible Applicants

  • Others

Additional Information on Eligibility

  • Only Philippine organizations as defined below are eligible for an award under this Addendum.Applications must be from qualified local, non-governmental Philippine entities, such as private, nonprofit organizations (or for-profit companies willing to forego profits), including private voluntary organizations, universities, research organizations, professional associations, and relevant special interest associations.USAID defines a local organization as one that:• Is organized under the laws of the Philippines;• Has its principal place of business in the Philippines;• Is majority-owned by individuals who are citizens or lawful permanent residents of the Philippines, or is managed by a governing body, the majority of whose members are citizens or lawful permanent residents of Philippines; and• Is not controlled by a foreign entity or by an individual or individuals who are not citizens or permanent residents of Philippines.See Section VII of the Addendum document.

Grantor Contact Information

Grantor ContactRegional Office of Acquisition and Assistance
USAID Philippines
(RFA mailbox)