Closed: Apr 02,2019
Type: partner

This call is focused on promoting leadership and economic opportunities for women across the clean energy sector. EEP Africa  is seeking applications that propose innovative approaches to gender inclusion while also supporting core business objectives and growth. Projects will be evaluated based on concept innovation, development impact, business model and financial sustainability.


Eligible applicants:
Companies (including start-ups), Non-profit Organisations and Social Enterprises.
Applications from women entrepreneurs and women-led organisations are strongly encouraged.

Project sectors:
Biofuels Liquid, Biogas, Cookstoves, Energy Efficiency, Geothermal, Hydropower, Solar PV, Solar Thermal, Solid Biomass, Waste to Energy, Wind power, other RE/EE technology or combination of technologies (including productive use of energy)

Project types:
Feasibility Studies or Pilot, Demonstration, Replication, or Scale-up Projects

Eligible countries:
Botswana, Burundi, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Seychelles,
South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda,
Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Applications must be submitted by 2 April 2019 at 13:00 Helsinki time (GMT +3) 

Details about the application and selection process can be found on the EEP Africa Website 

For questions, pleaes contact the EEP Coordination office at or


About EEP Africa: 
The Energy and Environment Partnership covering Southern and East Africa (EEP Africa) is a multi-donor trust fund providing early-stage financing to innovative clean energy projects. Its overall goal is to promote sustainable and inclusive green growth and contribute to achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.