Project Preparation Grants (PPG)
Funds up to US$ 50,000 are available for PPGs to prepare technically sound and sustainable projects. These grants can involve the application of SPS-related capacity evaluation tools, preparation of feasibility studies and/or formulation of project proposals to address specific SPS capacity building needs linked to trade. More information can be found by clicking on the apply link below.
Project Grants (PG)
Funds up to US$ 1,000,000 are available for PGs that improve food safety, animal and plant health capacity to comply with international sanitary and phytosanitary (SPS) requirements. These grants are expected to help address particular SPS challenges or issues that affect trade to international markets. More information can be found by clicking on the apply link below.
Deadlines to apply for funding in 2022:
18 February for consideration in June
12 August for consideration in November
Applications for STDF grants should be submitted using the online application system links above. Applications are accepted in any of the three working languages of the WTO (English, French and Spanish). See the Guidance Note for Applicants for detailed information on STDF funding requirements.