Updated Apr 26, 2019CLOSED

Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) Program for Lesotho

Offered by U.S. Department of State

U.S. Embassy Maseru Special Projects Office announces an open competition for organizations interested in submitting applications for projects that are community-initiated and involving schools, clinics, co-operatives, associations, training, or community improvement projects.
The U.S. Ambassador’s Special Self-Help (SSH) program is a grass-roots assistance program that allows U.S. embassies to respond quickly to local requests for small community-based development projects.
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CLOSEDMay 31, 2019Deadline
Up to $10,000Amount

Mandatory Requirements

StageStage 2: Research & Development, Stage 3: Proof of Concept and Stage 4: Transition to Scale
Implemented In:
Focus AreasAll Sectors
The Special Projects Office welcomes applications from schools, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), Community Based Organizations (CBOs), or Faith Based Organizations (FBOs) that support community-based initiatives.

Other Requirements

Reporting RequirementsAll awards will require both program and financial reports on a frequency specified in the award agreement. The disbursement of funds will be tied to submission of these reports in a timely manner.REQUIRED

Application Directions

Applications can be emailed to grantsmaseru@state.gov or mailed to/handed in to
U.S. Embassy Maseru
Special Projects Office
254 Kingsway
P.O. Box 333
Maseru 100, Lesotho


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