Issue Date: November 11, 2021
Deadline for Question: November 29, 2021 by 17:00 (Kosovo Time)
Closing Date: January 24, 2022 by 17:00 (Kosovo time)
Subject: Notice for Funding Opportunity (NOFO) Request for Application No. 72016722RFA00003
Activity Title: Private Sector-Led Workforce Development Activity
Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number: 98.001
Dear Prospective Applicants:
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is seeking applications for a cooperative agreement from qualified entities to implement the Private Sector-Led Workforce Development Activity which aims to harness the leadership of the private sector as a change agent to develop sustainable and innovative models to develop the Kosovo workforce. Eligibility for this award is not restricted.
USAID intends to make an award to the applicant who best meets the objectives of this funding opportunity based on the merit review criteria described in this RFA subject to a risk assessment. Eligible parties interested in submitting an application are encouraged to read this RFA thoroughly to understand the type of program sought, application submission requirements and selection process.
To be eligible for award, the applicant must provide all information as required in this RFA and meet eligibility standards in Section C of this RFA. This funding opportunity is posted on www.grants.gov, and may be amended. It is the responsibility of the applicant to regularly check the website to ensure they have the latest information pertaining to this notice of funding opportunity and to ensure that the RFA has been received from the internet in its entirety. USAID bears no responsibility for data errors resulting from transmission or conversion process. If you have difficulty registering on www.grants.gov or accessing the RFA, please contact the Grants.gov Helpdesk at 1-800-518-4726 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org for technical assistance.
USAID may not award to an applicant unless the applicant has complied with all applicable unique entity identifier and System for Award Management (SAM) requirements detailed in Section D.6.g. The registration process may take several weeks to complete. Therefore, applicants are encouraged to begin registration early in the process.
Please send any questions to the point(s) of contact identified in Section D. The deadline for questions is shown above. Responses to questions received prior to the deadline will be furnished to all potential applicants through an amendment to this notice posted to www.grants.gov.