Updated May 06, 2020

Lebanon Enterprise Development (LED) Project Annual Program Statement

Offered by U.S. Agency for International Development

The Lebanon Enterprise Development (LED) project, funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), is seeking concept papers for activities that will serve as catalysts for investments that will substantially increase the competitiveness of Lebanese firms and industry sectors with the objective of creating new jobs supported by increased revenue.

LED is also interested in concepts from organizations that are or are trying to produce goods or offer services that are in high-demand due to COVID-19, but that have specific constraints that are limiting their ability to do so or their ability to meet demand. LED also welcomes concepts from local private sector organizations that are helping local businesses to overcome the multiple challenges that they are currently facing, whether economic or heath related.

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Dec 31, 2020Deadline
$10,000 - $150,000Amount
3-12 months Duration(Months)

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented In:
Focus AreasDemocracy, Human Rights, and Governance
Economic Growth and Trade
Response Technologies (Humanitarian Assistance)
Infectious & Vector Diseases (Health)
Workforce Development (Education)

Applicants must be a registered Lebanese entitiy, e.g. NGO (not-for-profit or for-profit); industry/sector, trade, or other private sector association or syndicate; or individual private enterprise formally constituted, recognized by and in good standing with appropriate Lebanese authorities, and compliant with all applicable civil and fiscal regulations.

Application Directions

Concept papers should be submitted in electronic copy to address below and should reference APS No. 1.

Electronic Address (for email submissions):

Subject: LED Grant APS No. 2
LED Grants Specialist
Lebanon Enterprise Development Project
Email address: grants@lebanon-edp.com


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