APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED
Successful applications will demonstrate the need, the response plan, and the measurable impact of the initiative. There are two types of Grants: Campaign and Network. Applications to both of these types of Grants will cover a period of up to 18 months, with up to 3 months of planning and development, a 12-month implementation phase, and up to 3 months of evaluation. Selection for both types of Awards will give preference to applications that provide clearly defined targets and deliverables, and will favor organizations with demonstrated success of achieving institutional goals. Where appropriate, mentorship will be provided to Grantees in both categories to ensure strong monitoring and evaluation for end of campaign reporting and planning for next steps and programmatic sustainability. The Grant levels are described below and selection will be conducted by the Selection Advisory Group:-
|Campaign Grant||Network Grant|
|Aim||To stimulate a new area of activity in the field of advanced breast cancer for the recipient organization||To stimulate new collaborative activities on a national level or state level to take advanced breast cancer activities to a new level for the recipient organization|
|Focus||1 priority area||1 or more priority areas|
|Funding||Average funding is 20.000 USD however this amount will differ according to evaluation criteria including resource-setting and campaign scope||Average funding is 60.000 USD however this amount will differ according to evaluation criteria including resource-setting and campaign scope|
|Timeline||Up to 18 months||Up to 18 months|
|Mentorship||Assigned mentor||Assigned mentor|
|Eligible Applicants||(1) Applicants must be organizations or institutions (both non-governmental and governmental).
(2) Non-UICC members must provide a letter of reference and documentation of the organization’s status.
(3) Although collaboration with regional and international partners is encouraged, the project leadership and the impact of the campaign should be in focus.
(4) Campaigns which include coverage of equipment costs, patient treatment or care will not be eligible.
(5) Applications are welcomed worldwide, excluding the United States of America.
|Duration||Grantees receive funding for a period of up to a 18-months|
|Scale||Approximately 20 grants will be awarded.|
|Average value||20,000USD for Campaign Grants (varies)
60,000USD for Network Grants (varies)
Applicants will additionally be supported by:
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|Letter of Intent Opens||1 March 2015|
|Letter of Intent Closes||19 April 2015|
|Shortlist announced||29 May 2015|
|Application deadline for shortlisted candidates||1 August 2015|
|Notification of Results||5 November 2015|
|SPARC Best Practices Working Group in Paris||31 October 2016|