Deadline: EOI 2pm (Eastern Time) 28 February 2018
Scope: The Saving Lives at Birth initiative was launched to find new tools and approaches to aid mothers and new-borns in poor, hard to reach communities during their most vulnerable hours. Six partners - USAID, the Government of Norway, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Grand Challenges Canada, DFID, and KOICA - have come together to support this challenge.
Eligible applications will focus on any of the following areas alone or in combination:
Applications are invited from organisations worldwide. Collaborations that involve diverse partnerships and multi-disciplinary/cross-sectoral teams are encouraged.
Funding: Round eight offers up to $400,000 USD for up to 24 months; and transition to scale funding of up $800,000 USD for up to 24 months. Co-funding and/or matched funding from partners is required, as this demonstrates a key stake in project success by project partners, as well as demand for the solution.