IDRC Cultivate Africa’s Future Fund Program 2018

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Entries re now been submitted for the  IDRC Cultivate Africa’s Future Fund Program 2018, eligible perons are invited to apply for this program before the deadline.

About the Award: 

This call will support cutting edge applied field and/or laboratory research projects with the potential to generate high impact and innovative results with particular impact on the food insecure and poor in eligible eastern and southern African countries. All projects require a sound environmental impact assessment, the consideration of social and gender issues, and an applicability to smallholder farmers. The projects should address real practical development challenges and research needs of the 10 developing countries.

Type:

 Grants

Benefit  of Award: 

CA$20 million.

Project budgets under this call must be in the range of CA$1 million to CA$3 million (please see the instructions document for more detail on budgets).

Project duration must not exceed 42 months, including all research activities and final reporting. It is anticipated that projects selected in this call will begin in January, 2019. Please plan activities accordingly.

To be Taken in :

Canada

Eligible Countries: 

This call is open to applicant organizations that will work in partnership with others to carry out research in one (or more) of the eligible countries:

  • Burundi;
  • Ethiopia;
  • Kenya;
  • Malawi;
  • Mozambique;
  • Rwanda;
  • Tanzania;
  • Uganda;
  • Zambia; and
  • Zimbabwe.

 

 

Eligibility: 

  • Applicant organizations must be developing country organizations (national agricultural research systems, universities, government departments, NGOs, regional organizations, and Southern-led international organizations) with legal corporate registration in an eligible country. They may work in partnership with Canadian or Australian organizations, but this is not a requirement.
  • United Nations organizations, Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research centres, and Canadian and Australian organizations shall not apply to this fund as applicant organizations. They may, however, be included in applications by other research teams as third-party organizations.

 

 

How to Apply: Apply on-line

Application Deadline: 1st March 2018

Visit the Program Webpage for Details

 

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