Call for Proposals
CAP Financial Innovation Challenge
What do the winners get?
Receive an award of up to US$40,000 to develop a Feasibility Study (over a period of 4 months) for an Innovative Financial Aggregation Structure or Model.
UNDP will promote the selected Innovative Financial Aggregation Structures or Models within UNDP and to a broader audience across its network.
Possibility to access the UNDP global presence (+170 countries) and networks to help support the selected solutions to scale-up and replicate to new countries.
Promising solutions could later be considered for further engagement as part of UNDP’s Sustainable Energy Hub or other UNDP initiatives.
Commercial banks (international or domestic), development banks, impact and mission-driven investors, financial intermediaries, digital and crowdfunding platforms, FinTech, etc.
Project originators or developers and energy companies, such as distributed energy service companies (DESCOS), paygo solar companies, etc.
How do I submit an idea?Register below, download the application package and send your application by 9 September 2022. Please note that registering does not constitute an application, to submit an application follow steps 2 and 3 below.
Register here, and follow steps 2 and 3 below to submit an application.
Read the guidelines carefully and follow the instruction to complete and submit the application form, annexes 1 and 2 and the required attachments before the deadline, which is on 9 September 2022.
Once completed, submit your signed Application Form, Annexes 1 and 2 and all supporting documents via email to email@example.com. Please include “CAP FIC” and the name of the Applicant in the Subject line. Attachments should be no bigger than 10MB.
The deadline for submissions of applications is extended to 9 September 2022, at 12:00 PM EAT.
CAP Financial Innovation Challenge: Guidelines for Applicants
Find here more information on the application process.
The CAP is implemented by UNDP and funded by the Global Environment Facility.