The Flexible Fund
Positive Action is interested in supporting community-led interventions that demonstrate effectiveness in improving access to quality HIV prevention education and information for priority populations and linking them to relevant prevention services:
- Creating and implementing a new digital HIV prevention campaign that is user friendly, accessible and confidential OR
- Scaling up existing digital HIV prevention campaigns that have demonstrated impact of approaches
The call is open to countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, two regions in the world where the HIV epidemic continues to grow rapidly, with a 27% increase in annual HIV infections between 2010 and 2018.
Specific priority countries include Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan.
Positive Action invites applications from 3rd September (00:01 BST) to 22nd September (23:59 BST). Applications will be reviewed by the Technical Review Committee at their meeting in October 2021.
Positive Action will award Grants of up to £75,000 (for a 12-month period). The call is open to both CBOs and NGOs.
Positive Action will be hosting two Webinars to respond to questions that applicants may have. Join us at 11 am BST on 8th September 2021 and/or at 10 am BST 15th September 2021.
Click here to download a more detailed guidance note in English.
Click here to download a more detailed guidance note in Russian
All applications must be submitted through the Cyber Grants Portal. You will need to register your profile to gain access even if you have been a previous Positive Action Grantee.
Completing Your Application
Use the link provided to create your profile and to complete your application.
Please do not email applications to ViiV Healthcare or Positive Action staff members or Positive Action mailboxes. We will only accept applications via the online application system.
If you have any problems accessing the online system please review the FAQs or contact the Positive Action mailbox. WW.PositiveAction@viivhealthcare.com
The application window is open until 22nd September 2021 (23:59 BST). Applications will be reviewed by a Technical Review committee in October 2021. Final decision and contracting will happen from November 2021 onwards. These dates are provided as a guide.