RFA title: “Promote Better Public Access to Information on Government Policies, Budgets, Expenditures, and Evaluations”
RFA issued on: 31 October 2016
Deadline for questions: 18 October 2016 at 04.00 PM Jakarta time.
Applicant Conference: 16 October 2016 at 10.00 AM Jakarta time, MSI-CEGAH office. Meeting organized to discuss existing questions or concern regarding the application process.
Deadline for submission of applications: 28 October 2016 at 04.00 PM Jakarta time via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with cc to: email@example.com (emailed documents should be in MSWord and Excel).
Objective: This RFA aims to improve public access to information on government policies, budgets, expenditures, and evaluations; also to promote transparency and accountability within village governments and to create a national transparency index and a competency certification for PPIDs. In this regard, USAID CEGAH is inviting competent organizations to submit applications for “Promote Better Public Access to Information on Government Policies, Budgets, Expenditures, and Evaluations” program.
Geographic focus: The RFA solicits applications for interventions that will be implemented either nationally or in one or more districts or provinces in Indonesia. CEGAH will strive to ensure equitable distribution across the regions.
Organizations eligible to apply: Responsible, non-partisan legally-registered Indonesian civil society organizations (CSOs), independent trade unions, professional associations, non-profit, and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) including think tanks, research institutes, community-based organizations (CBOs) and Cooperatives with experience in advocacy and civic engagement/organizing are encouraged to apply. Individuals and government entities are not eligible to apply under this RFA.
Expected Grant type: Fixed Amount Awards
Grant Award, Anticipated Grant Size and Duration: up to IDR 1,297,000,000. Organizations must be able to show a recent history of implementing a minimum of one grant equal to a value of at least 50% of the amount they request under this RFA. Grants will be for up to Six months in duration.