Community Upgrade Grant

Community Upgrade Grant

Request for Applications


Issue Date: 13 February 2018

Closing Date: 13 March 2018


USAID LENS focuses on several sectors, one of which is tourism. Since 2014, USAID LENS has focused on supporting and promoting the adventure tourism industry in Jordan, as a potential major driver of jobs and revenue for MSEs in Jordan. The primary objective of this intervention is to upgrade tourism-related MSEs in local communities along the Jordan Trail, to turn them into becoming high-quality key service providers. The mechanism of achieving this objective will include a grant in which tour operators/travel agents/tourism consulting groups apply to in order to develop the mentioned MSEs. The applicants are to choose MSEs along one or more of the 8 section(s) of the Jordan Trail (referring to the mapped out route on the Jordan Trail website: Fore more information, download the RFA PDF below.


Please download the following attachments and read the RFA thoroughly:

  1. Community Upgrade RFA
  2. Attachment A: Application Form
  3. Attachment B: Budget
  4. Attachment C: Action Plan
  5. Attachment D: Supplement to Grants Manual
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