Powering agriculture: an energy grand challenge for development

Awards Between $300,000 and $1,500,000 Available to Organizations That Can Offer Market-based, Clean Energy Solutions for Agriculture – USAID, The Government of Sweden and Duke Energy Invite You to Share Ideas to Improve Agricultural Production and Reduce Hunger.

Local organizations and individuals working in the Pacific Islands are invited to apply for Powering Agriculture; An Energy Grand Challenge for Development (PAEGC), a global funding competition focused on supporting new and sustainable approaches to accelerate the development and deployment of clean energy solutions for increasing agriculture productivity in developing countries.

Organizations with agriculturally focused clean energy innovations can submit proposals and be awarded funding between $300,000 and $1,500,000 to develop and disseminate their ideas. Applications will be accepted January 15, 2013 through February 6, 2013. Visit www.PoweringAg.org to learn how you can take up the challenge.

For more information link below:

Link: http://pacificislands.usaid.gov/doing_business/opportunities

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