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

Implementation and evaluation grants under our Swashakt evidence programme

Closed 3ie 3ie invited proposals from organisations or consortia engaged in implementing and/or evaluating—at scale or through pilots—innovative economic interventions for women’s collectives- and group-based enterprises in India under the new Swashakt evidence programme.

Request for qualifications - Implementation grants management partner for the Swashakt evidence programme

Closed 3ie We are inviting applications from organisations based in India to partner with 3ie for the review and management of implementation grants funded under the Swashakt evidence programme for a period of three years.

Call for applications: Impact evaluation of the climate-friendly agribusiness value chains in Myanmar


The Asian Development Bank is inviting applications from firms to conduct an impact evaluation of the climate-friendly agribusiness value chains in Myanmar. This is a unique opportunity to work with ADB’s research unit to conduct a large-scale, multi-arm randomised experiment on agriculture, finance and nutrition in Myanmar.

Bursaries available for EvalMENA 2020 conference on evaluation for sustainable development and change


3ie is offering five bursaries to support nationals from low-and-middle income countries for the EvalMENA 2020 conference, Evaluation for Sustainable Development and Change. The event will be held from 27 February to 1 March 2020 in Jordan.

Recent awards

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.

Grantee resources