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Children's Prize

Grant to a USA, Canada, or International Nonprofit, For-Profit, Agency,
Academic Institution, or Individual to Reduce Childhood Mortality

Agency Type:

Foundation / Corporation

Funding Source:

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Children's Prize Foundation

Deadline Date:

07/30/21

Description:

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Grant to a USA, Canada, or International nonprofit organization, for-profit, government agency, academic institution, or individual for projects to reduce the mortality rate of children under the age of five. Project proposals may include but are not limited to intervention solutions in healthcare services, technology, education, infrastructure, and agriculture.

The Funding Source wants to fund a project that includes scientific component producing evidence that matters. To them, that means new, previously uncollected evidence that an intervention is able to save a lot of children’s lives. It is also important that the intervention be scalable and cost effective, so that more children’s lives can be saved.

Projects are evaluated on their:

  • Ability to impact rates within a child mortality indicator (U5MR, IMR, NMR, etc.)
  • Effectiveness
  • Innovation and scalability of the intervention approach within global health
  • Feasibility of the proposed lives-saved estimate
  • Probability of success
  • Ease of verification
  • Inclusion of a process impact assessment

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 171403

Number of Grants:

1

Estimated Size of Grant:

One winner will have the opportunity to enter into a $150,000 grant agreement.

Term of Contract:

The Prize does not require a specific timeline, but the intention is to directly spend the money to save children’s lives as immediately as possible. A year or two seems reasonable to achieve this goal in most cases.

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

The Children’s Prize is available to anyone. Proposals will be accepted from non-profits (charities), for profits (companies), government programs, academic institutions, and individuals aged 18 years or older.

However, the prize funds may only be used for charitable purposes, as specified in the contest goals.

Pre-Application Information:

The first-round runs from June 16th to July 30th, 2021.

The prize will be awarded in December 2021.

The Process
The contest process includes three major rounds and two review periods. See details below.

Round 1: Contest participation kicks off with submission of the brief entry form. After all Round 1 submissions have been reviewed, applicants will be notified of their eligibility to continue.

Round 2: Invitation only. Those applicants selected from Round 1 will be asked to provide a more detailed application and required supporting material. Once the second round closes, there will be an additional review period to select finalists and applicants will be notified of the decision.

Round 3: Q&A and judging. Finalists will undergo a Q&A by the prize administrators and judges, and a thorough review of all materials submitted by the expert panel. Once this final review is complete, the judges then vote and the Prize winner announcement is made.

FAQs:
http://www.childrensprize.org/faq/

Guidelines
http://www.childrensprize.org/guidelines/

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Register and apply online:
https://childrensprize.awardsplatform.com/

Please email info@childrensprize.org for assistance with technical difficulties.

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