The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has opened a five-year, PHP 960 million grant-making facility called the Philippine-American (Phil-Am) Fund. The Phil-Am Fund will enable a broad range of Filipino organizations to design innovative solutions to some of the country's key development challenges.
The Fund is open to all Philippine private, for-profit and non-profit organizations, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) including universities, research entities, think tanks, professional associations, faith-based and community organizations and other relevant groups. On a case to case basis and with pre-determined funding caps, proposals from US organizations may also be accepted.
July 1, 2016 - The U.S. Embassy Manila’s United States Agency for International Development (USAID) awarded seven new grants to support local initiatives aimed at combating human trafficking and preserving the environment. Through its Philippine-American Fund (Phil-Am Fund), USAID awarded two anti-trafficking in persons grants to BALAOD Mindanaw, Inc. and Fellowship for Organizing Endeavors, Inc., and five biodiversity conservation grants to Haribon Foundation, PATH Foundation, Soil and Water Conservation Foundation, Inc., South Pacific Integrated Area Development Foundation, Inc. and Tanggol Kalikasan, Inc. Read more
August 06, 2015 - U.S. Embassy Manila’s United States Agency for International Development (USAID) recently awarded 12 new grants to Filipino civil society organizations as a part of its Philippine-American (Phil-Am) Fund at the Gateway Tower in Quezon City. Read more