Management Board Approved Grant

Management Board Approved Grant

1. About the MB Grant
The Management Board Approved Grant (MB Grant) is the larger funding window of Bhutan Trust Fund for Environmental Conservation (BTFEC). The purpose of the grant is to promote socio-economic welfare of Bhutanese citizen through conservation of flora, fauna, diverse eco-systems and bio-diversity; and addressing the adverse effects of development on Bhutan’s natural environment.

The MB Grant should not exceed Ngultrum 15 million and the maximum grant period is three years. The grant proposal call is on annual basis. The last date for submission of proposal to BTFEC Secretariat is 30 June of every year.

2.  Eligibility & Requirements:
Government agency, local government, civil society organization, institution, community and individual that are Bhutanese are eligible for the grant.

Proposal from any government agency or government related agency must route through Gross National Happiness Commission.

Proposal from CSOs, communities and individual can submit directly to BTFEC Secretariat.

Proposal from individual working in any agency (public or private) should have No Objection Letter (NOL) from their agency

Proposal must be submitted in the prescribed template fulfilling all the requirements in it.

All safeguards requirements must be fulfilled.

✔ Management Board Grant Approving Process
✔ Request for Proposal (RFP) Plan for 2018 – 2019
✔ Management Board Approved Grant Proposal Template
✔ Budget Code Template
✔ Procurement Plan
✔ Semi-Annual Physical Progress Report Template
✔ Implementation Completion Report Template
✔ Financial Report Template
✔ Semi-annual workplan and Budget