Call for Proposals: United States Agency for International Development (USAID) – Workforce and Higher Access to Markets Activity (WHAM) Project

USAID’s Workforce and Higher Access to Markets Activity (WHAM) invites eligible organizations to submit concept notes for grant funding as detailed below

Issuance Date: 19-February-2021

Closing Date: 12-March-2021

Total Potential Funding: USD 75,000

Estimated Number of Awards: 2

Maximum Award: USD 75,000

WHAM published a Requests for Applications (RFAs) targeted to support training centers that provide training to companies in metal, wood, textile/footwear and ICT industries, aiming to expand capacity, reach more markets, and generate greater employment.
RFA published is focused to financially support the development of sector-specific workforce learning centers.
For full RFA visit
If you would like for a member of the WHAM team to provide a presentation of this public call to you individually, please get in touch with us via our email A WHAM team member will contact you to arrange an individual presentation and answer any questions you may have.
Deadline for receiving Grant Applications is 6:00PM local time on March 12, 2021.
The RFA will be closed earlier if all the potential funding is exhausted. We encourage interested organizations to submit their application as soon as possible. Any questions about the application process please submit via email to
Download Links:
1 Grant Application Form_Template,
2a Grant Budget Form Template,
2b Monthly Budget Breakout Form Template,
2c Grant Budget Notes Template,
2d Grant Budget Forms Instructions,
3a Indicators Template,
3b Indicators Example,
4 Environmental Review_Template,
RFA – Workforce development WHAM-AID-168-LA-17-00011A

More information about this Call is available here.