Brief summary about the scheme

European Union Office in Kosovo through the project “Grant Scheme for Advocacy Initiatives of Grassroots organizations” – implemented by the Kosovar Civil Society Foundation (KCSF), provided financial support to advocacy initiatives of the grass-root civil society organizations. This scheme was officially launched on 01.01.2016 and was completed on 30.04.2018.

Overall goal of this scheme was to support advocacy initiatives of grassroots organizations in Kosovo that contribute to changes in the society at the local level.
34 advocacy initiatives of grass-root civil organizations have been supported under this scheme.

Maximum amount of funds per grant was EUR 12,000.

‘For the purposes of this grant scheme, grassroots organizations are considered all those non-governmental organizations addressing the needs of a specific group of the society through active involvement of this group in their work, and primarily operating on volunteer basis.