External Monitoring of Public Administration Reform
Tetra Tech ARD
Good Governance Initiative in Georgia (GGI)
Request for Applications
Subject: External Monitoring of Public Administration Reform
Opportunity Number: GGI-RFA-005
Issuance Date: April 15, 2020
Closing Date for Questions: April 24, 2020
GGI answers to bidder’s questions: April 29, 2020
Full Application Due Date: May 15, 2020, 5:30 PM, Tbilisi time
Submit to: email@example.com
Tetra Tech, the implementing partner of the Good Governance Initiative in Georgia Activity (GGI), pursuant to the Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, and in accordance with USAID Contract No AID-114-C-15-00001, is authorized to provide grants under contract (GUC) to meet its program objectives.
The GGI aims to strengthen overall transparency, accountability, and effectiveness in different areas of governance. GGI’s work targets the legislative and executive branches at both the central and local government levels. To ensure greater government accountability, GGI works with government and civil society representatives to enhance public participation and disseminate public information about key reforms.
GGI is seeking full applications from qualified organizations to implement project: “External Monitoring of Public Administration Reform (PAR)”. GGI anticipates awarding one (1) fixed amount award grant in response to this solicitation that is expected to range from GEL 130,000 to GEL 160,000 and a period of 11 months. Subject to the availability of funds, assistance will be either in the form of fixed amount award grant agreements in accordance with Chapter 303 of USAID’s Automated Directives System (ADS 303). Applicants may submit one application in response to this solicitation.
Applicants awarded grant agreements will carry out interventions that contribute to the achievement of GGI’s overarching goal to support the Government of Georgia (GoG) in strengthening overall transparency, accountability, and effectiveness in different areas of governance.
GGI/USAID reserves the right to fund any or none of the applications submitted. Additionally, all awards pursuant to this funding opportunity are contingent upon the availability of funds and the receipt of a sufficient number of meritorious applications. Submitting an application is in no circumstance a commitment to award.
Please read this application package in its entirety before submitting your application to ensure you have completed the full application and submit all required documentation. Late or incomplete applications may not be considered for an award. This request for applications consists of this cover letter and the following sections:
Section I. Funding Opportunity
Section II. Award and Eligibility Information
Section III. Application Format and Submission Information
Section IV. Pre-Screening and Evaluation Criteria
Section V. Award Administration Information
Section VI. Other Information
Section VII. Attachments:
Attachment A: Application Format (with guidance)
Attachment B: Budget Format with budget note guidance
Attachment C: Implementation Plan which must include
- Implementation timeline
- Staffing plan
Attachment D: Certifications
Attachment E: DUNS Registration Guide
Thank you in advance for the interest shown.
GGI Chief of Party
გამოცდილების დონე: საშუალო
ბოლო ვადა: 30/04/2020