University of Northern Iowa

Unsolicited Concept Papers and Proposals

Program: Unsolicited Concept Papers and Proposals

Agency: U.S. Agency for International Development

Next Deadline: January 01, 2014

(Target) Considers five-page concept papers and 15-page proposals addressing ways to advance U.S. foreign assistance objectives. Applicants must demonstrate clear understanding of USAID's sector and country strategies and should propose specific institutional linkages that are not supported by other USAID programs. Projects that are based only in the U.S. or that propose U.S. infrastructure development are not eligible. Matching requirement is 25 percent. Annual deadlines: target dates are 1/1, 4/1, 7/1 and 10/1. See for details. Email:

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