New Innovation Fund Grant Competition between U.S. & Mexico!

The 100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund is pleased to announce the opening of the 2019 U.S.-Mexico Innovation Fund Competition for Economic and Financial Inclusion and Agricultural Sustainability for Inequality Reduction to promote academic exchange and training opportunities. This competition is graciously supported by Fundación Banorte, Fundación Gruma, and the U.S. Department of State.

Application Period: November 21, 2019 - March 2, 2020

Eligibility: All higher education institutions (HEIs) located and legally registered in the United States and Mexico are eligible to apply.

General Themes: Proposals must present exchange programs that focus on the themes of Agricultural Sustainability and Financial/Economic Inclusion, with an emphasis on inequality reduction. (Refer to the RFP for a full list of eligible fields of study.)

Available Awards: Up to ten (10) Innovation Fund grants of $25,000 will be awarded to selected proposals.

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