How to apply? 

Please carefully read the Terms of reference to get familiar with the eligibility criteria and the application process. 

Financing 

The French South Africa Agricultural Institute will finance successful projects with funding to a maximum of R40 000.00. Projects which demonstrate sustainability and food security impact in the community will be prioritized. 

Who can apply? 

Applicants for the Micro-projects funding must meet the eligibility criteria defined in detail in the terms of reference. Applicants must be in communities near the University of Fort Hare, University of Limpopo and University of Venda. Proposed projects must align with the following cross-cutting issues: Food security, poverty reduction, agricultural development and creation of employment. 

PROVINCES 

  • Eastern Cape (University of Fort Hare) 
  • Limpopo (University of Limpopo and University of Venda) 

ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS 

  • Private companies including start-ups (small and micro enterprises) 

PROJECT IMPLEMENTATION PERIOD 

12 Months 

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF PROPOSALS 

21 February 2020 

COMMUNICATION FOR SUCCESSFUL PROJECTS 

28 February 2020