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USAID Grand Challenges for Development

Participate in Grand Challenges for Development to win prizes including access to grants, loans, equity, technical assistance and more

Grand Challenges for Development mobilize governments, companies, and foundations around important issues. They source new solutions, test new ideas, and scale what works. All Grand Challenges offer challenge grants, but many use additional tools depending on the problem they intend to solve.

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Tool Snapshot
  • Partner agency: U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

  • Provides: Grants, technical assistance

  • Eligibility: U.S. businesses, African businesses