Open call for proposals in Somaliland! 

*** Please note the call for proposals in Kenya, Nigeria and The Gambia has ended. We regret that any applications received from these countries will not be considered. We are currently only accepting applications from Somaliland. ***

The Girl Generation through its End FGM Small Grants Programme aims to build the Africa-led movement to end FGM, by enabling grassroots organisations working to end FGM access small grants through a flexible and accessible process. The purpose of the funds is to accelerate social change to end FGM through communications, advocacy and campaigning.

The Girl Generation is therefore seeking proposals from grassroots organisations, networks and individuals based in Somaliland focused on ending FGM. Grants available for funding are:

  • Local travel grants: US$ 1,500
  • International travel grants: US$ 3,500
  • Small grants  - US$ 4,000 – US$ 10,000
  • Medium grants – US$ 10,000 – US$ 20,000

We look forward to working with you to build the Africa-led movement to end FGM. Through this End FGM Grants programme we will enable grassroots organisations and individuals to access funds to support communication, advocacy and campaigning activities to promote ending FGM in Africa.

Deadline for submission: 23rd May, 2017.

In order to obtain the full call for proposal and application documents, please download the documents below and submit your application via email to

The Girl Generation reserves the right to fund any or none of the applications submitted.