Tuesday, February 14, 2012
FUNDING: Agricultural Commercialization & Innovation Activity (USAID)
USAID’s Bureau for Food Security’s Markets, Partnerships and Innovations Office’s (BFS/MPI) role is to promote new approaches to food security through new and innovative partnerships, tools, and methodologies that improve market access for food insecure households in Feed the Future countries. BFS/MPI is seeking applicants to implement one part of an activity entitled, “Agriculture Commercialization & Innovation", which will have four components: (a) agricultural technology commercialization; (b) partnership development; (c) investment design and modeling; and (d) knowledge management. The successful applicant will be awarded a Five-year Cooperative Agreement with responsibility for implementing the BFS/MPI’s flagship program and USAID intends to award $60-74 million.
Deadline: February 29, 2012