USAID is inviting applications for grants of upto US$ 5.6 million from microfinance institutions from all over the world.
Renewable Energy Microfinance and Microenterprise Program (REMMP)
The United States Government, represented by the Agency for International Development (USAID) , proposes to enter into a Cooperative Agreement for the implementation of the Renewable Energy Microfinance and Microenterprise Program (REMMP).
Subject to the availability of funds, it is estimated that USAID’s contribution to this agreement will total approximately US$ 5,600,000 over a four year period from FY2011 to FY2014. To this end, USAID is seeking applications from eligible institutions.
To apply and know more about details of the funding , visit the link below
Current Closing Date for Applications: Dec 20, 2010
The purpose of USAID’s Renewable Energy Microfinance and Microenterprise Program (REMMP) is to improve access to modern energy services in underserved communities. This will be achieved by focusing on household and community scale renewable technologies and promoting activities that foster an enterprise based approach to increasing energy access.