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Enhancing Development through Energy in East and Central Africa - Federal Grants

Funding Opportunity Overview

Enhancing Development through Energy in East and Central Africa is a Discretionary grant funded by South Africa USAID-Pretoria. It's award amount is up to $90,000,000. It is categorized in Energy. The grants is open to all (government, organization, and/or individual) entities. The application deadline (close date) to apply is 2022-08-08 (-6 days left).
The following table summarizes the Enhancing Development through Energy in East and Central Africa opportunity.
Opportunity NumberSOO-674-22-ENHANCINGDEVTHROUGHENERGY
Opportunity TitleEnhancing Development through Energy in East and Central Africa
Opportunity CategoryDiscretionary
Funding Instrument TypeOther
Post DateJuly 7, 2022 (Thursday)
Last Updated DateJuly 11, 2022 (Monday)
Close DateAugust 8, 2022 (Monday)
Award Amount$20,000,000 - $90,000,000

Funding Detail Description

The purpose of the Enhancing Development through Energy in East and Central Africa (EDEECA) program is to increase the availability of and access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and clean energy in East and Central Africa in order to reach measurable economic growth, development outcomes, such as reducing poverty, improving livelihoods and increasing inclusive access to electricity enabled services in such areas as health, education, sanitation and food security.
The activity will support the accelerated connection of more African homes, businesses, and institutions to electricity and increasing its productive use; reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the energy sector by supporting cleaner electricity generation delivered by the grid and accelerating distributed renewable energy (DRE); support the transition of host government’s resource planning leading to the adoption and integration of renewable energy sources and solutions to to meet climate action commitments; crowd in new technologies and innovations that scale access and impact; and, increase access to private capital investment including improved uptake of climate funds, while working in partnership with East and Central African governments to improve the enabling environment for energy sector investment and innovation.

Dates and Awards Details

The following table shows the dates and awards information in detail for Enhancing Development through Energy in East and Central Africa federal grants. It posted on 2022-07-07 and will be closed on 2022-08-08.
The maximum award amount is $90,000,000 and the award floor amount is $20,000,000.
Agency NameSouth Africa USAID-Pretoria
Important Dates
Post DateJuly 7, 2022 (Thursday)
Close DateAugust 8, 2022 (Monday)
Last Updated DateJuly 11, 2022 (Monday)
Archive DateSeptember 7, 2022 (Wednesday)
Awards Detail
Award Floor$20,000,000
Award Ceiling$90,000,000
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo

CFDA Numbers

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

Categories of Funding Activities

  • Energy
  • No Additional Explanation Reported

Funding Eligibility

Eligible Applicants:
  • Others
  • Additional Information: Still in early design phase. Open to all

Grantor Contact Information

Grantor DetailLezanda Bruwer
Emailpretoriaapplications@usaid.gov
(Acquisition & Assistance Specialist)