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The IAP application process is organized around two phases: the submission of a concept note and if shortlisted the submission of a full business plan. Each concept note will be reviewed to ensure that it complies with the minimum eligibility criteria and will then be evaluated against the basic assessment criteria, including project viability, social impact, innovation, the responsible business approach, and sustainability and scale-up potential. Shortlisted candidates will subsequently be invited to submit a full business plan, which will be evaluated against the full list of assessment criteria, which includes in addition to the basic assessment criteria: additionality, cost-effectiveness, and other risk factors. The application process consists of the following steps:

It is important to note that the selection process is implemented on a first come, first serve basis.


Before filling out the application form, make sure to read carefully the guidelines that explain in detail all the aspects of the application process and the selection criteria. Click here to download


In case you have additional queries which are not covered in the guidelines, please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions. If your question remains unanswered feel free to contact us. Click here to download


IAP secures a transparent evaluation and selection process by working with a multi-player independent appraisal process, so that no single person can influence the process and/or the final outcome in any way. Applicants can contact directly the IAP Executive Manager at jayala@snv.org to denounce any corruption practice or case.


Download the application form in Word format here.

Download the IAP leaflet here.

Download the Terms and Conditions here.

Download AIP portfolio overview in pdf format here.

NOTE: only applications submitted online will be considered, this file is for preparation purposes only.