Grants can be awarded as donations to third parties that are engaged in external aid activities.
How to apply for a grant?
You can find all information about grants and contracts on the EuropeAid's website.
Click on the blue button: “Calls for Proposals e procurement notices”;
Then on: “Advanced search”
Fill in the fields with your search criteria (for example: Grants – Closed, Open and/or Forecast - All countries or South American Region or Brazil) and click on "search".
This site is of the EU department that deals with development. It manages EU external aid and ensures that assistance is delivered.
Those intending to apply for a grant should register in PADOR (Potential Applicant Data On-line Registration) and consult the calls for proposals on the website of the European Commission’s EuropeAid co-operation office.