USADF Announces $250,000 Grant Opportunity for African Agricultural Enterprises



The United States African Development Foundation (USADF) has announced its latest initiative aimed at bolstering agricultural development across the African continent. USADF is offering grant funding of up to $250,000 to eligible agricultural cooperatives, producers, and enterprises in select African countries.

The organization is inviting agricultural entities in Burundi, Cote d’Ivoire, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Liberia, Mauritania, Nigeria, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia. These include agricultural cooperatives, producer groups, processors, and enterprises to apply for grant financing to enhance their operational capacities and foster sustainable growth.

According to USADF, the grants are intended to support innovative solutions that enable organizations to expand their revenues, generate employment opportunities, elevate farmer incomes, and foster sustainable market-based growth within their respective communities.

To be considered for funding, applicants must adhere to specific guidelines outlined by USADF. These include submitting financial statements for the past two years, a registration document, and a completed grant application form in either English or French. Additionally, proposals must align with the identified sectors for each country, and grant requests cannot exceed $250,000.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to download the grant application form from the USADF website and submit all required documents to the designated email address within their country’s call for proposals. It is emphasized that only complete applications will be reviewed for potential funding.

The deadline for submissions varies by country, as specified in the respective call for proposals. Interested parties are urged to act promptly to take advantage of this valuable opportunity for financial assistance and partnership with USADF.


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