Deadline: 22nd July, 2021

The United States African Development Foundation (USADF) in partnership with the Stanbic Kenya Foundation (SKF) invites application for grant financing and local support from small and medium enterprises, cooperatives and producer groups to help them address gaps in their internal systems and capabilities to meet investment requirements by commercial investors.

Maximum Award US $50,000


  1. SMEs to be considered are only those that are 100% African-owned and managed
  2.  Legally registered in Kenya, with basic functional management and financial controls for at least 2 years and banking history of no less than 12 months.
  3. Applicants must have applied for commercial investment in the past but the application denied due to internal systems and capability gaps.

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