Phase 2, 2018 – CLOSED

Former Invitations and Guidelines, W1 and W2, Phase 2, 2018

Within Window 1 (W1) the Ministry of Foreign Affairs invites applications for grants related to development research in the following low-income countries: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mali, Myanmar, Niger, Palestine, Somalia, Tanzania, and Uganda. Research-based institutions in Denmark, Ghana, and Tanzania are eligible to apply. The duration of projects is up to 5 years with a maximum grant of DKK 12 million for each project. The total budget available for this window in 2018 is approximately DKK 120 million.

Within Window 2 (W2) the Ministry of Foreign Affairs invites applications for grants related to the Strategic Sector Cooperation in the following countries: Bangladesh, Brazil, China, Colombia, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Iran, Kenya, Mexico, Myanmar, South Africa, Turkey, and Vietnam. Only research-based institutions in Denmark are eligible to apply for these research grants and only in partnership with research institutions in the partner countries mentioned above. The duration of projects is up to 3 years with a maximum grant of DKK 5 million for each project. The total budget available for this window in 2018 is approximately DKK 60 million.

The selection process is under the auspices of the FFU.

Invitations and guidelines for Phase 2, 2018 – NOW CLOSED

Only applicants prequalified in Phase 1 are invited to present a full application in Phase 2. Find the lists here: prequalified in Window 1 and prequalified in Window 2.

Window 1 – Invitation and guidelines for Phase 2 applications 2018 for research in Danida priority countries
The applicants must fill in the electronic application form. Select: ”W1 Research in Danida priority countries phase 2”. Only prequalified applicants can gain access.

Window 2 – Invitation and guidelines for Phase 2 applications 2018 for research in growth and transition countries
The applicants must fill in the electronic application form. Select: “W2 Research in growth and transition countries phase 2”. Only prequalified applicants can gain access.

The application deadline for Window 1 and Window 2: 24 August 2018, 12:00 hrs. (Danish Time).

Please note that it is very important that the basic data in the Phase 2 application correspond to those of your Phase 1 application.

For both windows, the following formats must be used for appendix C (Budget) and D (Signatures) and attached to the e-application form as described in the e-fond application system Step 4:

Appendix C: Budget Form
Appendix D1: Signatures Template Main Applicant
Appendix D2: Signatures Template Partners

If you have questions concerning the application procedures contact Danida Fellowship Centre’s Research Management Team at email research@dfcentre.dk.

Useful guides in the preparation of applications:
Guide to e-fond application system (from Phase 1)
Guide to making a good application
Logframe terminology
Guide to the role of sector counsellors Window 2

Overview of application process:

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