Request for Proposals (Full Application) for New Products and Services for Micro Finance Institutions

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If you wish to submit a Full Application, we attach the format for preparing a Full Application(Download Word File) & Full Application(Download Section 9 & 10 Excel File) along with Guidance Note(Download Guidelines). If you require any clarification on the points or guidance to complete the application, please do not hesitate to contact Sakchyam Challenge Fund Managers: You should, however, note even though you may address these outstanding issues in your Full Application, you should not automatically assume that it will be subsequently approved.


Make sure that you submit:


  • Five year financial projections for the project: cash-flow (monthly for first year); profit and loss; projected balance sheet
  • Include an implementation and action plan
  • Clearly specify the target group and quantify how many your project will reach by type [see GESI strategy]
  • You need to include cvs of the key people who will implement the project
  • You should seek Board level approval for engaging into a partnership with Sakchyam –  Access to Finance, before submitting your application


Please ensure that the electronic/soft copy is no more than 10Mb.  If you need to scan documents/annexes, make sure they do not exceed 10Mb and send them separately, or send hard copies to our office (location map attached). The deadline for submission of Full Application is December 12, 2015, or sooner. We are also inviting Full Applicants to prepare a presentation, to the attached format, which you give to the Sakchyam Leadership Team after you have submitted your Full Application.