What are the GII proposal requirements?

The second cycle of the Global Innovation Initiative is now open. The deadline for submitting proposals to GII is October 31, 2014 at 5:00pm EST.

In order to be considered for selection, applicants are required to submit the following materials:

    • Application
    • Proposal Narrative
    • Budget & Budget Narrative
    • Letters of Support
    • Resumes
    • Work plan
    • NICRA form

For full instructions on proposal requirements, please download the Request for Proposals from the "Proposal Documents" tab.

The Institute of International Education is administering the U.S. grant competition. For information about the UK grant competition, please visit the British Council grant competition webpage.

Do you have questions about GII?

IIE held two online informational sessions to assist applicants as they begin the U.S. grant competition proposal process. Grant administrators from IIE provided a brief overview of the initiative, addressed several frequently asked questions, and took questions from the audience.

View recording of GII Informational Session


GII Request for Proposals (163 KB, PDF)

GII Application Form (217 KB, PDF)*

GII Proposal Budget Template (13 KB, PDF)

*Please be certain to open the application form in a new Adobe Acrobat Pro window to ensure the document is in the proper format for submission to IIE. Opening the form and entering information directly into the web browser may cause the document to malfunction.

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