CSF II Call for Proposals

The Delegation of the European Union to Ethiopia has launched the second Call for Proposals of the Civil Society Fund II (CSF II) and is seeking proposals for grant funding for Non-State Actors' capacity building and service delivery in the governance and development sectors in Ethiopia


Interested Civil Society Organisations/Non-State Actors are invited to review the Guidelines for Applicants and full grant dossier at the following website:  https://webgate.ec.europa.eu/europeaid/online-services/index.cfm?do=publ...


The Guidelines for Applicants are also available for consultation at

Technical Assistance Unit for Civil Society Fund II

W. 17, K. 03/05 H. No. 572

between Atlas Int. Hotel and Tele Medhanialem

across the junction opposite SOS Children’s Village

E-mail address: eccsftau@gmail.com

Tel.: +251 (0) 116 187530/31


The CSF II will award grant contracts for innovative and elaborate projects in the fields of governance and development after a two-step evaluation process (concept note and full proposal).


The official launching will take place on July 30, 2015 at 2:00 pm at Desalegn Hotel in Addis Ababa. The event will be also used to provide information and clarifications for civil society organisations to take part in the Call for Proposals of the programme, including information on the new online application system PROSPECT.


Additional information sessions are scheduled in Bahir Dar (31 July), Hawassa (31 July), Mekele (3 August), Dire Dawa (4 August), Jijiga (5 August), Assosa (6 August), Gambella (6 August) and Semera (7 August) for region-based CSOs.

The deadline for submission of concept notes is September 15, 2015, 16:00 hours, local time.

Guidelines for grant applicants CfP 2015 (PDF)