Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q1. Can an organization submit more than one application?

Yes, an organization can submit a maximum of two (2) applications. However, each applicant is eligible to receive only one grant. If multiple applications are submitted, only one grant will be awarded.

Q2. Do applicants/co-investigators applying for one (1) project need to be from different countries?

No. It is not required that applicants/co-investigators be from different countries.

Q3. Does the total grant size per project (i.e. 50,000$) cover indirect costs?

The total combined direct and indirect costs per grant should not exceed 50,000$.

Q4. If we have a specific question, how can we reach out to the GHAIN MENA team?

If you have any questions regarding the GHAIN MENA call for proposals, you may fill the inquiry form and our team will reach out to you for support.

Q5. Can an institution that is not based in the MENA region apply to the GHAIN MENA call for proposals?

An Institution that is not based in the MENA region can still apply to the GHAIN MENA call for proposals but as a partner to a primary applicant who is based in the MENA region and who fulfills the eligibility criteria listed in the call for proposals.