The Embassy of the NEtherlands has two programme funds available for 2013 focused on the development of civil society in Belarus: the Small Embassy Projects Programme (Matra Fund) and the Human Rights Fund.
Please find the description and the requirements of both programmes. Date of closure for the next selection round: 15 September 2013 is applicable for both programmes. The conditions for approving applications are set out further on. The Embassy is empowered to extend grants in principle to a maximum of Euro 25,000.
The Embassy takes great care to ensure that the grants are awarded where they are most needed, and that they are properly used. Applications therefore have to be submitted according to Matra Fund and Human Rights Fund requirements. Moreover, project activities and approach have to tie in clearly with Matra and Human Rights objectives.
In order to provide applicants with additional information, we have prepared a model for a project application, which is available to downloadHERE.
The Model Project Application should give an overview on what kind of information we are looking for in project proposals.
The applicants may inquire via e-mail ([email protected]) or skype (Matra.Kap) about the results of the tender from November 1st, 2013.
The deadline is 15th September, 2013. You may send projects proposals to [email protected] All details of the call for proposals may be found under following links:
Description of the program in English: http://tinyurl.com/cvzmdrc
Description of the program in Belarusian: http://tinyurl.com/q8ub57h
However, if after reading the information provided on our website you still have questions or you are unsure whether or not you are eligible and would like to discuss it with us we are offering you the possibility to do it.
On Friday, 30th August 2013 between 12.00 and 16.00 (Belarusian time) we will be available for you through Skype (Matra.Kap) or Facebook Chat (https://www.facebook.com/
You may also send us an e-mail on [email protected]