The INTOSAI ‘SAI Continuity during COVID-19’ grant is now available for SAIs who are members of INTOSAI to apply for support. This is a unique measure taken by INTOSAI to offer assistance given the global emergency. The aim of this grant is to assist its Supreme Audit Institution (SAI) members with continuity of operations, through ICT and staff safety measures support, to respond to needs caused by the COVID-19 Pandemic. The total grant will be Euro 700,000 and available for a period 3 years.
The 1st year of the grant begins in October 2020 and each selected SAI is eligible to receive a maximum of Euro 20,000. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis with reviews done based on monthly batches. The 1st batch cut-off date is October 31, 2020 and every end of month thereafter. Applications will be collected and reviewed via the Global Call for Proposal (GCP) Tier 1 in cooperation with the INTOSAI PFAC Funding Board to guarantee the INTOSAI member SAIs continuity during the COVID-19 pandemic. SAIs may contact the IDI for assistance in preparing the grant application.
Interested SAIs should please follow the steps below in order to apply:
Step 1: Indicate their interest in applying for the grant using the Grant Expression of Interest form here no later than Friday October 16, 2020. This helps in assessing the level of interest and the funding availability for each year.
Step 2: Click here and complete the application form for this grant
Step 3: Submit applications by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org cc email@example.com with the caption “INTOSAI SAI Continuity during Covid-19 Grant” with the completed application (using the specified template).