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Grant Assistance For Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP)

  The Government of Japan invites to apply for the Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) in fiscal year 2018 (April 2018- March 2019). Reflecting the Japanese Government's strong commitment to uphold the concept of "Human Security", GGP program intends to contribute to improvements in various fields including education, health, infrastructure, as well as other sectors. The overall goal of GGP is to enhance the wellbeing of people at the grassroots level, based on the concept of human security.
 
ELIGIBLE RECIPIENTS
Non-Government Organizations (NGOs), Non-Profit Organizations (NPOs), Local Public Authorities, Educational Institutions, Research Institutions and Medical Institutions based in the Republic of Armenia.
Recipients shall have minimum 3 years of activities with stable financial status.
 
We do not accept any applications from outside of Armenia. For Applicants who do not base in Armenia, please contact the Embassy of Japan in your country or region. GGP is offered in 141 countries all over the world.
 
PROJECT AREAS
Education:          Preschool/Primary/Secondary/Tertiary Education, Special Education & Inclusive Education, Child Protection, Vocational Training, Teacher Training, Capacity Building & Intellectual Development
Health:               Primary Health Care, Neonatal Care, Rehabilitation for People with Disabilities, Reproductive Health, HIV/AIDS, Health and Nutrition, Prevention of Communicable/Non-communicable Diseases
Infrastructure: Improvement of Community Lifeline, Universal Design, Disaster Prevention, Environmental Protection, Renewable Energy, Water Management, Waste Management, Transportation Reinforcement
Others:               Social Welfare & Service, Social Protection of Vulnerable Population, Gender Equality, Mine Risk Education, Refugee Assistance, Vehicle Provision, Rural Economic Development
 
Note: The priority is given to the projects which are in line with Japanese Assistance Policy for the Republic of Armenia. Please see GGP Presentation for the detail.
(Assistance Policy for the Republic of Armenia: http://www.ru.emb-japan.go.jp/ARMENIA/20130613.html)
 
SELECTION CRITERIA
  • Capability of the proponent (including track record, financial management capacity, implementation capability and monitoring system, etc.)
  • Project feasibility
  • Sustainability
  • Appropriateness and cost-effectiveness of the requested grant
  • Necessity, urgency and impact
 
GRANT AMOUNT:
The grant amount per project generally cannot exceed JPY 10,000,000 (approximately US$ 90,000 in FY 2018)
 
DURATION
No longer than 12 months.
 
ENGLISH-BASE APPLICATION:
All the required documents shall be presented in English.
 
DEADLINE FOR THE APPLICATION:
Application for FY 2018 is opened until 30 June, 2018.
 
HOW TO APPLY:
Send your project request papers and all supporting documents to:
 E-mail: embjp@yv.mofa.go.jp
 
DOWNLOAD:
Please read carefully our Guideline and Presentation before you start preparing for the application. A set of Application Form can be downloaded from below;

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