Criteria for Awards

We accept grant applications written in Kiswahili and English. However, proposals in Kiswahili may require additional time for processing. To qualify for the Small Grant, the proposal must demonstrate that the grant meets four criteria. To be successful your proposal must demonstrate:

Constitutional relevance: Seeks to promote or protect the constitutional freedoms, rights and responsibilities in the public interest;

The urgency of now: Action is urgently needed to respond to an unanticipated situation

Public Participation: Catalyses a community based participatory programme of public action;

Good planning: Is clear on the results sought, actions being taken, resources and relationships required and time-bound