NGO Education Partnership (NEP) is a membership organization that promotes active collaboration between NGOs working in education and advocates on behalf of its member organizations in policy meetings and discussions with the Ministry of Education Youth and Sport (MoEYS) in Cambodia.

NGO Education Partnership (NEP) in cooperation with DVV International is implementing an EU funded project “Tackling the Implementation Gap in Education Reform, Mobilizing Civil Society” aimed at improving educational services in Cambodia through the stronger and more structured engagement of Civil Society in public service monitoring, collective advocacy, and efforts. This project which runs from 1st January 2016 until 31st December 2018, offers the opportunity to significantly advance the engagement of NGOs in Government policy, and strengthen Civil Society approaches in a sustainable way. This project aims also to build the capacity of CSOs working in Cambodia specifically on education to participate more fully and more effectively in local governance and decision-making, influencing national and local policy to improve the equity and inclusivity of education service delivery, and respond confidently in strengthening local accountability.

The overall grant scheme objective will contribute to increase CSO capacity in public service monitoring and collaborative research and advocacy activities, with the aim of successfully advocating for improved public education services in Cambodia.

Civil society organizations can apply for grants in the following areas:

  • Public service monitoring activity against service standards checklist developed by NEP
  • New grassroots research projects in to education service provision at a local level
  • Advocacy activities based on local research

Grants will be available for between $5,000 and $11,000. The assessment of appropriate grant size will include the duration of the proposed project, the number of partners, and the potential impact and reach of the project. Sole applicants will be eligible, but applications from up to three NGOs / Associations working in partnership will be strongly encouraged.

Project grant duration will be between 3 months and 9 months, with activity starting from January 2017 to September 2018.

For those who are interested in this sub-grant scheme, please send your application to: before 30 November 2017, 5p.m or hand deliver the application to one of the addressee below. Proposal can be submitted in Khmer or English language, using the formats attached. Submitted documents will not be returned. Application form, budget template, ToRs can be downloaded from NEP website at

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For more information please contact:

Mr. Thovy Hsandy, Grants Officer
Tel: 097 8866 062.
NGO Education Partnership No. 41, Street 464, Sangkat Toul Tumpong II, Khan Chamkarmon
Phnom Penh, Kingdom of Cambodia.

Telephone:(855) 23 224 774

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