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Call for Proposals Grants Scheme Nigeria

The International Dialogue Centre (KAICIID) has allocated funds to sponsor small scale Nigerian-led short-term initiatives that focus on building bridges between diverse religious, ethnic, political and regional communities. Possible grants range from 500.000 Naira to 2 Million Naira and will be evaluated based on specific selection criteria (cf. Annex I). Projects focusing on the following areas will be given preference: Prevention of hate speech and/or electoral violence, Media Engagement; Interfaith Exchange Programmes, Interfaith Education; promotion of the Freedom of Religion. Projects might be related to the following categories: Advocacy, Capacity-building, Publications, awareness raising campaigns, social media campaigns, etc. Kindly indicate accordingly.

Please note that only proposals consisting of (1) the application form (2) a project proposal and (3) a detailed budget can be considered. Please provide electronic copies rather that scans. To increase the chances of your project to be selected, please consider the set of selection criteria, which will serve as basis to evaluate the projects to be awarded.

Deadline for the submission of applications: 19th August 2018


Please enter the name of the applying organization
Please enter the name of the person to be contacted for more information (project owner)
Please enter your email address
Please enter your telephone number (with country calling code)
Organisation Details
Please select one
Please provide a short description of your organization, including number of staff, thematic and geographic focuses of your work, examples of previous projects implemented including description of external funding sources (when applicable). This field can also include links.
Project Details
Please provide the name of the project for which you are applying for a grant
Please enter the location where the project will be located
Please enter the duration of the project
Please choose the area of engagement for your project. If your selected area of engagement is not one of the options provided, please choose “Other” and enter your choice.
Please list the main objectives which the project will achieve
Please provide a list of the activities that are foreseen to be implemented under this project
Please provide a brief description of how the funds will be spent. Please upload a detailed budget breakdown in the space provided below.
Document Attachments
Please upload a detailed budget breakdown for your project here
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx xls xlsx.
Please upload a project proposal for your project here. The project proposal should include the background and rationale behind the project (why is it important?); the objectives of the project (which impact they aim to produce?); the description and methodology of the project (in which field and where will the project take place? how will it be implemented?); monitoring and evaluation of the project’s impact (what are indicators and tools for monitoring? participants should include how they intend to evaluate the performance of their projects).
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.