Title: Moldova Innovation Challenge Scheme (MICS): collaborative projects for SME's.

Reg. no.: EoI17/01464

Launch date: 14 March 2017, 13:53 (GMT+2:00)

Deadline: 28 April 2017, 23:59 (GMT+2:00)

Procurement method: Expression of Interest

Category & Sub-category: Grants;Grants to Beneficiaries


The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) hereby announces the Expression of Interest for Innovation Grants Scheme opened to small and medium enterprises (SME) registered on the territory of the Republic of Moldova, and invites eligible organizations to submit Concept Proposals for the above-referenced subject. 

The application process is organized in two stages: (a) application with a concept and (b) application with a full project. Under the current Expression of Interest, Moldovan established SMEs are invited to apply ONLY with concept notes. The application shall be performed exclusively ONLINE on the www.inobiz.md/financial-support/  platform, which is available in English, Romanian and Russian. The application deadline is April 28, 2017, 10:00H Chisinau time. Only pre-selected applicants will be invited to apply with Full Applications.

Basic eligibility criteria for applicant SMEs and all other selection criteria and procedures are described in the attached Guidelines.

Please find below and attached the set of documentation relevant to the above-mentioned competition:

  • Concept Application Form
  • Matching Innovation Grant Scheme Guidelines (for applicants and evaluators)

For additional inquires related to the Concept application, please send an e-mail to Dumitru Vasilescu, Project Managerdumitru.vasilescu@undp.org

Offers can be submitted only electronically. Offers received by fax will be rejected. Incomplete offers shall not be examined.

Offers can be submitted either in hard copy, or electronically. Offers received by fax will be rejected. Incomplete offers shall not be examined.

  1. a) Documents/offers in hard copy need to be submitted in a sealed envelope and addressed to:
    UNDP Moldova
    131, 31 August 1989 Street, MD-2012, Chisinau
    Attention: Registry Office/Procurement
  2. b) Offers sent electronically need to be addressed to the following e-mail address:


Mr. Dumitru Vasilescu,
Ms. Jana Midoni, e-mail: jana.midoni@undp.org
Mr. Victor Dragutan, e-mail: victor.dragutan@undp.org

Supporting documents:

Letter of Invitation
MICS - Collaborative Projects: Concept Application Form EN
MICS - Collaborative Projects: Concept Application Form RO
MICS - Collaborative Projects: Concept Application Form RU
MICS - Collaborative Projects: Guidelines EN
MICS Manual_final_revised for BIL ROM

Clarification Questions & Answers:

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