Call for proposals in Small Island Developing States

For this request for projects, the partners will allocate technical assistance to project preparation activities in the initial stages of the project development cycle, including enhancing project concept notes and the preparation of documentation to unlock funding for project development activities.

The aim is to support primarily public sector entities and public-private partnerships in SIDS to mature and prepare project ideas and put them on a viable path to unlock and access public and private climate finance for further project development.

Who can apply?

  • Public sector entities in SIDS
  • Public-private partnerships including with NGOs, foundations and associations
  • We will consider strong applications from private sector organisations

The CIP looks to facilitate this initial stage and bring a project idea to a quality project concept note, including for example initial pre-feasibility studies and potential financial structures and models Furthermore, the CIP will actively seek engagement with financial partners from the public and private sector, international financial institutions, and donors that potentially could supply funding for project development.

Through this request, the CIP will award Technical Assistance for $30,000 to $80,000 to support development of a project concept, depending on the size and nature of the of the project idea, to eligible applicants.

We hosted a Q&A session to provide additional guidance to prospective applicants on 14 May 2021. You can watch the recording of this session below.

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