Funding brief: Fondation Mérieux’s grants programme contributes towards financing projects that aim to improve the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of infectious diseases. The projects including as beneficiaries mothers and children will be given priority.
Donor Name: Mérieux Foundation
Funding name: Small Grants Program
Deadline: September Session-Deadline for submission of applications: August, 1ST
Funding details link: Click to view
Funding limit: Selected projects will receive financial support of up to 5000 euros. Two annual sessions are organised to study the applications.
Special Notes: Please contact with the donor directly for further clarification and understanding.
Project start date: Not Found
Project duration: Not Found
Eligible organization: As below
● Eligibility criteria for organizations:
Registered with the authorities of the country
Status of association under the law of 1901 or recognized as a public utility or equivalent status for foreign structures,
Nonprofit and independent management,
Exclusive mission of public interest in connection with the Mérieux Foundation’s mandate: fight against the infectious diseases the affects the most vulnerable populations in developing countries, especially mothers and children,
Respect and sign the ethical principles of the Mérieux Foundation’s Charter: transparency, professionalism, quality, independence, non-discrimination, respect,
Not convicted (the organization or one of its member) of acts contrary to the principles stated above,
Not in bankruptcy or receivership.
● Eligibility criteria for projects:
Objectives and activities related to and consistent with the mandate of the Mérieux Foundation;
Project based on a local needs assessment;
Realistic, credible and innovative project;
Strong local involvement: links with local authorities, local associations and beneficiaries;
Harmonization with existing initiatives in the concerned location;
Respect of ethical principles and gender equality in the implementation of the project.
Eligible Country: Projet takes place in one of the following countries: Algeria, Bangladesh, Benin, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Comoros, Congo, Djibouti, DR Congo, Egypt, Gabon, Guinea, Equatorial Guinea, Haiti, Iraq, Iran, Ivory Coast, Laos, Lebanon, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Myanmar, Niger, Rwanda, Sao Tome & Principe, Chad, Tunisia, Senegal, Tajikistan, Togo, Vanuatu and Vietnam.
Submission mail: Not found
How to apply: Interested applicant may apply through the website (Click to view).
Documents to attach:
● Copy of the official statutes of the organization
● Activity report from the previous year of the organization
● Budget and financial accounts from the previous year of the organization, certified by the competent authorities
● Detailed budget of the project
● Location map of the project
● Any reference of financial and operational partners of the organization
● Any useful document related to the project
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