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Implementer-led Design, Evidence, Analysis and Learning RFA Now Available

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), Bureau for Democracy, Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance (DCHA), Office of Food for Peace (FFP) is seeking applications from qualified institutions to fund a program entitled Implementer-led Design, Evidence, Analysis and Learning (IDEAL) through the award of one Leader with Associates (LWA) Cooperative Agreement. You can access the request for applications (RFA) here

The closing date for applications is August 9, 2017 at 11:59 AM EDT, and questions and clarifications are due by July 14, 2017 at 11:59 PM EDT. 

The point of contact (POC) concerning this RFA is Joan Whelan, acting Collaborating, Learning and Adapting Team Lead at Any questions concerning this RFA or its appendices must be submitted in writing within 8 days of its posting to the POC with a copy to and "IDEAL RFA" in the subject line. 

You can also find the RFA on If you difficulty registering on or accessing the RFA, please contact the Helpdesk at 1-800-518-4726 or via email at for technical assistance.