Updated May 23, 2019CLOSED

U.S. Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Fund for Mozambique

Offered by U.S. Department of State

The SSH Fund assists Mozambican community organizations and groups to develop lasting, self-sustaining projects that benefit entire communities.
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GrantType
CLOSEDJun 15, 2019Deadline
$1,000 - $10,000Amount
5Number
6-12Duration(Months)

Mandatory Requirements

StageStage 2: Research & Development and Stage 3: Proof of Concept
Implemented in:
RegionN/A
CountryMozambique
Focus AreasAll Sectors
Projects should:

· Foster community self-reliance.

· Have community participation and contribution — volunteer time and labor, donated land, equipment and materials – and the U.S. contribution must be on a one-time basis only.

· Improve basic economic or social conditions at the local community or village level.

· Be viable and sustainable in terms of finance, personnel support, necessary expertise and services.

· Respect environmental norms for small projects. The proposed activity will not adversely affect protected or other sensitive environmental areas nor jeopardize threatened and endangered species and their habitat.

· Not exceed twelve months.

SSH grants are intended to support local community organizations that are serving a grassroots need through projects that are community generated and implemented and include significant community contribution in cash, labor or materials.

Organizations must be nonprofit.

The Organization must be legally registered.

Application And Awards Process

COMPLETED PROPOSALS
SHOULD BE SENT TO:

Email:
Maputopoleconssh@state.gov
Fax: 21 49 0114

OR HAND-DELIVER TO:

193, Kenneth Kaunda Avenue
P.O. BOX 783 Maputo
U.S. Embassy
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