Request for Applications: IDEAL Applied Research Award
About the RFA
IDEAL is inviting organizations engaged in emergency and development food and nutrition security programming to apply for an ARA. IDEAL will award up to five ARAs, each with a maximum value of $300,000 US dollars and a period of up to 24 months. Research funded by this RFA will advance knowledge and address knowledge gaps around strategic integration (sequencing, layering, and integration) as described in the Food Assistance and Food Security Programmatic Learning Agenda.
In order to be considered for an ARA, all applicants must submit an application before the published deadline. Only one application will be accepted from each implementing organization or federation. All ARAs must be implemented as partnerships between a food and nutrition security implementing organization and an established research team from a Higher Education Institution or other research institution.
When is the deadline for applications?
5:00 PM ET, October 16, 2020
Is there a question and answer period?
Yes, questions may be submitted to [email protected](link sends e-mail) until August 31, 2020, 5 PM ET.
Will there be a launch event where my team can learn more and ask questions?
Yes, please join us at 9:00 AM ET on September 1, 2020. Click here to register.
For more details about this request for applications, please refer to the documents below:
- Applied Research Award RFA
- Narrative Research Application Template
- Research Activity Schedule
- Budget Template
- Budget Narrative Template
- Past Performance Information Request
- USAID Standard Provisions for US NGOs
- USAID Standard Provisions for Non-US NGOs
- 2 CFR 200 Uniform administrative requirements, cost principles, and audit requirements for Federal awards
- 2 CFR 700 USAID
- 22 CFR 228 Chapter II