University Office of Development

The University of the West Indies Office of Development works to strengthen partnerships between the University and multilateral development partners and deepen the University’s engagement with regional and national processes to advance the 2030 development agenda. 

The Office of Development, therefore, actively engages a wide range of development organizations to pursue opportunities for collaboration that will serve to advance the University’s mission. The office is led by a Director who reports to the Vice Chancellor.

Recent & Upcoming Events

Calls for Proposals issued by International Development Partners

Name of Call

Budget Amount/Benefit

Deadline

GEF Small Grants Programme (GEF SGP) Projects (6th Operational Phase: 2015-2019) USD50,000. A 1:1 matching co-financing (cash and kind) is required. Friday, September 27, 2019
USAID/OFDA Regional Disaster Assistance Program (RDAP) Between USD15,000 - USD50,000 Monday, September 30, 2019
Early Career Grant Typically USD5,000. -USD10,000. Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Exploration Grant USD10,000 - USD30,000 Wednesday, October 9, 2019
Commonwealth Split-site Scholarships (for low and middle income countries) Not stated Wednesday, November 6, 2019
Global Challenges Research Fund: Transforming lives in developing countries Total eligible costs for phase 1 can be between approximately GBP85,000 and GBP20,000 with a maximum grant award of up to GBP60,000 Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Grant Program for Intellectual Exchange Conferences Not stated Monday, December 2, 2019
Grant Program for Intellectual Exchange Conferences Not stated Monday, December 2, 2019