Open Year RoundDeadline
Updated Jan 26, 2019
Offered by European Commission
|Criteria: Stage||Amount Per Prize|
|Stage 4||€400,000 - €600,000|
|Stage 5 and 6||€2,500,000 - €5,000,000|
|Stage||Stage 4: Transition to Scale, Stage 5: Scaling and Stage 6: Sustained Scale|
- Small and medium-scale farmers (actual & potential) and out-growers in specific value chains.
- Sector (producer, industry) associations, farmer unions, public and private institutions.
- Private sector such as agro-aggregators, processors, manufacturers, distributors as well as retailers (e.g. butchery, supermarkets, exporters) in specific value chains.
- Service (insurance, extension, finance, etc.) providers and inputs suppliers in the specific value chain(s).
|Planned Usage of Funds||Partnerships with the private sector have to be based on cost effectiveness, shared interest and mutual accountability for results. The risks, costs and rewards of a joint project have to be shared fairly|
(For lead applicant) have stable and sufficient sources of financing demonstrated
(a) for a private entity through having a total turnover of the past five years (2014, 2015,2016,2017,2018) of not less than 50% of the grant requested or
(b) for all other entities by having managed resources during the past five years (2014, 2015,2016,2017,2018) of not less than 50% of the grant requested