World Bank Croatia Country Office is Launching the Civil Society Fund for 2008

World Bank Croatia Country Office announced the launching of the Civil Society Fund (formerly known as the Small Grants Program), aiming to provide support for the civil society sector in Croatia. The Fund supports activities whose primary objective is civic engagement in support of activities that empower and enable citizens to take initiatives to enhance their influence. The Office calls for all non-profit and nongovernmental organizations to submit project proposals. The amount of grants awarded will be in the range of US$3,000 to US$7000.

All interested nonprofit and nongovernmental organizations can send their applications by post to the World Bank Croatia Country Office: Radnička cesta 80/IX, 10000 Zagreb, with Civil Society Fund mark by April 4, 2008, or by e-mail: vfrajtic@worldbank.org.

More information and application form can be found on www.worldbank.hr.