The SPAW-Regional Activity Center and the Reserve Naturelle de Saint-Martin (RNSM) are glad to announce that the BEST 2.0 Programme Small grant call for proposals (projects < EUR 50,000 and projects < EUR 100,000) is open for the eligible territories in the Caribbean region, namely: Aruba, Bermudas, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, St-Eustatius, St-Maarten, Anguilla, Montserrat, Turks & Caicos, British Virgin islands, Cayman islands and Saint Barthélémy
This call is open to applications for small grants for the Caribbean and Pacific regions, and eligible applicants are encouraged to submit a concept note until the 23rd of May. A notification of invitation to propose a full proposal will be addressed to the successful applicants after evaluation. Please check the eligibility of your organization before submitting and bear in mind that no co-funding is required and that the maximum possible duration for your project can not exceed 16/18 months.
On the dedicated BEST 2.0 Programme’s portal, interested parties can find the guidelines to apply for a small grant, criteria, answers to frequently asked questions and lessons learnt from the former call. Further information can be found on the EC BEST website, including the BEST initiative history, fact sheets on previously funded projects and updates on the work of the regional partners.
The SPAW-RAC and the RNSM are in charge of the BEST 2.0 Caribbean Hub. Please get in touch with us for more information and questions about the Call!