Funding Opportunity Number:
Funding Opportunity Title:
Funding Instrument Type:
Category of Funding Activity:
Information and Statistics
Expected Number of Awards:
19.500 -- Middle East Partnership Initiative
Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement:
Original Closing Date for Applications:
Jun 25, 2020
Current Closing Date for Applications:
Jun 25, 2020
Estimated Total Program Funding:
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
Additional Information on Eligibility:
Eligible applicants include: - U.S. or foreign o Non-profit organizations; o Private institutions of higher education; and o Public or state institutions of higher education.
Regional Diagnostics NOFO Questions
Opportunity Number: SFOP0006921
1) Given that the NOFO covers the entire region (except for Gaza/West Bank, Oman, and the
UAE), are there particular countries that applicants should focus on?
ANSWER: Applicants should focus on as many countries as possible other than the three
2) Can you confirm whether the “estimated base year award floor” of $1,200,000 and
“estimated base year award ceiling” of $3,200,000 cover the first 12 or 18 months of the
ANSWER: While the “Award Information” details base year award floor as $1,200,000 and
base year ceiling of $3,200,000, NEA/AC anticipates these funds to be for at least 12 months,
given the work necessary to commence and implement the activities.
3) I am attempting to access the full solicitation for this grant opportunity:
https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=326845 Do you have it
readily available? I am not immediately able to access the SAMS Domestic link.
ANSWER: The link you have provided is correct. If you select the “Related Documents” tab
on this page, you will be taken to the NOFO as well as the appendices.
Link to Additional Information:
Link to Opportunity in SAMS Domestic
Grantor Contact Information:
If you have difficulty accessing the full announcement electronically, please contact:
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