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- IDRC’s Acacia is offering its first ICT R&D grants. Interested organisations from the developing regions of Africa can apply for the grant now. Small grants of a maximum of $30,000 CAD each will be awarded on a competitive basis to successful institutions from the African region. The deadline for submission of detailed proposals is the 1st of September 2003. A Committee will review all proposals and the results will be announced by December 2003. Criteria for eligibility and more details about this grant programme can be found at our website : www.idrc.ca/acacia under R&D Small Grants Programme. For further details you may contact mladikpo@idrc.ca .

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