Seed grants for communities and local initiatives in Belarus
- Regional initiatives and communities outside Minsk
- Collaborative (joint) initiatives of two or more communities
- Work on specific issues related to youth, inclusion, gender equality.
Who is the programme for?
For local communities or initiatives that are undergoing or have undergone a training course and/or mentoring programme as part of the project.
Grants from 100 to 5,000 euros
For how long?
For 3–5 months of work, starting in June and ending no later than the end of October.
When to apply?
The competition is open from 17 April to 31 May.
How to apply?
Guidelines for grant applicants
Frequently Asked Questions
We want to participate in a grant competition, but we have no idea how to fill out an application form and/or an estimate. What to do?
ForumCiv will hold 2 online meetings for everyone with a step-by-step guide to completing the forms and an opportunity for questions and answers. The tentative dates for the meetings are May 2 and May 15, at 6pm Minsk time.
We applied through a web form. What happens next?
We will review your application and contact you through the number provided in the Signal. If the application passes the initial screening according to the criteria given in the columns "Funding priorities?" and "Who is this programme for?", we will invite you for an interview.
How soon can I expect a reply?
Applications will be processed within 3 weeks of submission.
What if we have not received a response to the Signal after 3 weeks?
If you haven't received any response within this time, email us via your secure email at email@example.com
How many projects will be supported?
Up to 7 projects of up to €5,000 will be supported at this stage. If the estimates of the approved projects are less than 5.000, it is possible to support more initiatives.