AUC invites Expresion of Interest by potential Assessors for Proposals under the African Union Research Grants


 cover page of the call for expression of interest by potentiall assessors Download the 'Request for the Expression of Interest' (PDF) from the website of the African Union


The African Union Commission has received money from the European Commission under the under the Pan-African Programme (PanAf) Grant number (DCI-PANAF/2015/307-078) for the implementation of the African Union Research Grants II. Part of the proceeds of this Grant will be applied to eligible payments under the contract for Consultancy Services for Independent Assessors to evaluate grant applications.

The AUC now invites interested Teams of Individual Consultants to submit CVs for the assignment as per attached Terms of Reference (TORs). AUC policy requires consultants to provide professional, objective, and impartial advice, and at all times hold the Client’s interests paramount, without any consideration for future work, and strictly avoid conflicts with other assignments or their own interests.

Applications addressed to the Chairperson of The African Union Tender Board must be sent by e-mail to The subject of the e-mail application must bear the procurement number and title of the assignment being applied for.

The new deadline for submission of CVs is 27 July 2016 at 15hours Addis Ababa Time. Late applications will not be considered.

Source: African Union