Updated Feb 12, 2021CLOSED

Call for Letters of Inquiry for Small Grants in the Balkans

CEPF and BirdLife International, serving as regional implementation team (RIT) for the hotspot, are inviting proposals in the form of letters of inquiry for small grants from non-governmental organizations in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, and North Macedonia.
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CLOSEDFeb 26, 2021Deadline
$5,000 - $30,000Amount

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented In:
CountryBosnia and Herzegovina, Albania, Macedonia and Montenegro
Focus AreasEnvironment
Watersheds (Environment)
Biodiversity (Environment)
Climate Change and Resilience (Environment)

Non-governmental organizations, community groups, universities and private enterprises may apply for funding. Individuals must work with civil society organizations to develop applications rather than apply


Organizations must have their own bank account and be authorized under relevant national laws to receive charitable contributions.

Government-owned enterprises or institutions are eligible only if they can demonstrate that the enterprise or institution has:

• a legal personality independent of any government agency or actor;

• the authority to apply for and receive private funds; and

• may not assert a claim of sovereign immunity

Application And Awards Process

Applicants must submit their letter of inquiry by the deadline to CEPF-MED-RIT@birdlife.org. Letters of inquiry may be submitted in Albanian, Bosnian, Croatian, English, Macedonian, Montenegrin or Serbian.


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