3ie funds impact evaluations and systematic reviews of social and economic development interventions in low-and middle-income countries. We offer different kinds of grants to fund research that helps us build a body of evidence and understand what works, why and under what circumstances in particular sectors and sub-sectors. We regularly update this page with the latest funding opportunities. 

At the moment we don’t have any open opportunity

Request for Proposals: Evaluation of Scaling Up Nutrition’s Business Network


The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) is inviting proposals for an independent evaluation of the Business Network of Scaling Up Nutrition, a dedicated global platform for business and nutrition which comprises of 25 national networks. This network, co-convened by GAIN and the UN World Food Programme, has activities that include convening businesses, assessing technical, financial and other business support service needs for over 300 members, and advocates for the role of business in addressing nutrition.

Apply for bursaries to attend Asia Pacific Evaluation Association conference from 25 February to 1 March 2019, Manila

Closed 3ie is offering six bursaries to attend the second Asia Pacific Evaluation Association (APEA) Conference from 25 February to 1 March 2019 in Manila, Philippines.

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Call for proposals: Qualitative evaluation of the impact of self-help groups on women’s economic and social empowerment in India

Closed 3ie 3ie invited proposals to conduct two qualitative evaluations under specific research themes on women’s self-help groups in rural India.

Call for proposals: evaluation of the demand creation for eggs among caregivers in Nigeria


The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition is inviting proposals to conduct an impact evaluation of a demand creation approach to motivate caregivers to purchase and provide eggs to children between the ages of 6 months to 5 years in Kaduna State, Nigeria. The alliance is seeking a research partner to co-design and implement the evaluation using qualitative and quantitative methods. The evaluation team must include a partner based in Nigeria. The deadline to submit proposals is 10 November.

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Request for qualifications: Impact evaluations of rapid, low-cost interventions to promote latrine use in rural India

3ie 3ie, in collaboration with the Research Institute for Compassionate Economics (r.i.c.e.), invites applications for a preparation grant for our promoting latrine use in rural India programme.

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