Request for Applications for the PEER Land and Resource Governance Special Call in Select African Countries
USAID is pleased to announce the Partnerships for Enhanced Engagement in Research (PEER) Special Call for applications to support graduate students and their mentors interested in building their capacity for research on land and resource governance. One-year awards of up to $15,000 per research team (mentor and one or more graduate students and/or postdocs) are available. Applicants must be based in Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Tanzania, or Zambia. All applications submitted in response to this call MUST incorporate previously-generated USAID impact evaluation data available on USAID Land and Urban’s LandLinks or by contacting USAID LU’s LandLinks website or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
For examples of potential research topics of interest, details on the application and review process, and a link to PEER’s online portal for application submission, please visit the program’s web page. Applicants with questions are invited to contact PEER staff at email@example.com.
After April 3, proposals will be accepted on a rolling basis, with newly received proposals to be reviewed in batches approximately every two weeks, beginning in late April and continuing until all available funds are committed. An update will be posted here to indicate when applications are no longer being accepted and all funds are committed. Those interested are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as there is no guarantee funding will be available after April 3rd. Visit the PEER webpage.