INL Announces an Anti-corruption Grant Competition

INL Grants Program: Civil Society Support to Criminal Justice and Anticorruption Institutions

The International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Section is inviting proposals for programs aimed at fostering the further development of a corruption-free society, promoting civil society engagement in criminal justice and anticorruption reforms, implementing digital solutions, and advancing professionalism, accountability, and transparency within the criminal justice and anti-corruption sectors. Project activities may encompass advocacy campaigns, hard and soft-skills training workshops, summer schools as well as national and international expert support and mentoring programs for criminal justice and anti-corruption professionals. Additionally, project activities may focus on executing anti-corruption watchdog functions, drafting legislative frameworks, conducting advocacy campaigns for anti-corruption reforms, developing IT solutions, conducting analytical research to identify corruption trends in particular sectors, and devising solutions. Project activities may be conducted in cooperation with Ukrainian and foreign anti-corruption institutions and non-governmental organizations.

Length of performance period:  12-24 months
Number of awards anticipated: dependent on amounts
Award amounts: awards may range from a minimum of $25,000 to a maximum of $250,000
Total available funding: $1.200,000
Anticipated program start date: December 1, 2023
Deadline for Applications: on-going basis
This notice is subject to availability of funding.