Save the Children: Small Grants for Individuals in Albania
Save the Children is commissioning Small grants for individuals in the selected municipalities in the framework of the ‘Schools for Health” project.
“Schools for Health” is a project of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) implemented by Save the Children. This nationwide project consisted of a Phase 1-year Starter (March 2020 – February 2021), followed by a 4-year Key Stage (March 2021 – February 2025).
The main goal of the project is to reduce exposure to the main risk factors for non-communicable diseases (NCD) in the Albanian population in general, with a special focus on school students. More specifically, the “Schools for Health” project aims to promote positive behavioral changes among all primary school students (ages 6-16) in Albania, families and communities in general.
The fund limit for a grant is a minimum of 250 CHF and a maximum of 500 CHF.
Beneficiaries of the Grant are all individuals in the specific municipalities (See Table 1) in these circuits: Kukës, Elbasan, Korçë, Lezë, Durrës, Berat.
In order to qualify for funding, the applicant must:
Be a resident of one of the municipalities of Albania in the districts: Kukës, Elbasan, Korçë, Lezha, Durrës, Berat.
Individuals applying must have proven experiences related to the purpose of the project, specifically in projects and/or activities (education, employment, training and other such qualifications), related to education, health, physical activity, food security , communication of sensitizing messages on social media, etc.
The school or community where the project will be implemented must be within the geographical territory that administers the relevant municipality where the applicant is a resident;
Be directly responsible for project implementation.
The implementation of the project should be after the opening of the new school year 2022-2023, and is closed within a maximum of 2 months from the moment of signing the contract.
For more information, visit https://albania.savethechildren.net/sites/albania.savethechildren.net/files/2022-%20individ%20001%20Thirrja%20per%20Individe%20final.pdf