Funding Opportunity: Control and Elimination of Neglected Tropical Diseases, USAID


Funding Opportunity: Control and Elimination of Neglected Tropical Diseases, USAID

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), through the Control and Elimination Program for Neglected Tropical Diseases (CEP-NTD), seeks to support disease-endemic countries to control and/or eliminate Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) with proven, cost-effective public health interventions. Building on the successes that have been achieved through previous USAID investments to expand national, integrated NTD programs, CEP-NTD will continue to support countries in their advancement towards global elimination goals, and to support countries to effectively access and leverage the drug donations needed to control the NTDs that cannot be eliminated with current strategies.

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for a Cooperative Agreement(s) from qualified U.S. and Non-U.S. organizations to fund a program entitled Control and Elimination of Neglected Tropical Diseases (CEP-NTD). Eligibility for this award is not restricted. See Section C of this NFO for eligibility requirements. Subject to the availability of funds an award will be made to that responsible applicant(s) whose application(s) best meets the objectives of this funding opportunity and the selection criteria contained herein. While two to four awards are anticipated as a result of this NFO, USAID reserves the right to fund any or none of the applications submitted.

For the purposes of this NFO the term “Grant” is synonymous with “Cooperative Agreement”; “Grantee” is synonymous with “Recipient(s)”; and “Grant Officer” is synonymous with “Agreement Officer (AO)”. Eligible organizations interested in submitting an application are encouraged to read this funding opportunity thoroughly to understand the type of program sought, anticipated mechanisms of support to foreign governments, application submission requirements and evaluation process. To be eligible for award, the Applicant must provide all information as required in this NFO and meet eligibility standards in Section C of this NFO. This funding opportunity is posted on, and may be amended.

Potential applicants should regularly check the website to ensure they have the latest information pertaining to this NFO. Applicants will need to have available or download Adobe program to their computers in order to view and save the Adobe forms properly. It is the responsibility of the Applicant to ensure that the entire NFO has been received from the internet in its entirety and USAID bears no responsibility for data errors resulting from transmission or conversion process. If you have difficulty registering on or accessing the NFO, please contact the Helpdesk at 1-800-518-4726 or via email at for Technical Assistance (TA).

  • Posted Date:Mar 15, 2018

  • Original Closing Date for Applications:Apr 27, 2018  

  • Current Closing Date for Applications:Apr 27, 2018  

  • Award Ceiling:$500,000,000


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