Special Note: This announcement is being transferred from the agency site, originally posted March 7, 2003
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for an Assistance Agreement for funding a program for "Support to the Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) Action Plan under USAID/Indias Energy Conservation and Commercialization (ECO) Project. The authority for the RFA is found in the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended.
The Recipient will be responsible for ensuring achievement of the program objective. Please refer to the Program Description for a complete statement of goals and expected results.
Pursuant to 22 CFR 226.81, it is USAID policy not to award profit under Assistance instruments. However, all reasonable, allocable, and allowable expenses, both direct and indirect, which are related to the grant program and are in accordance with applicable cost standards (22 CFR 226, OMB Circular A-122 for non-profit organization, OMB Circular A-21 for universities, and the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Part 31 for-profit organizations), may be paid under the grant.
Subject to the availability of funds, USAID intends to provide approximately $1,800,000 in total USAID funding to be allocated over a 16 month period, with an estimated start date o/a June 2003. USAID reserves the right to fund any or none of the applications submitted.
Who can apply:
Eligible functional categories:
If you have problems accessing the full announcement, please contact:
Menon, P. Sashidharan
Agency for International Development, Overseas Missions, India USAID-New Delhi, Department of State, Washington, DC, 20521-9000