In August 2012, Stem van Afrika (SvA) launched its second Call for Proposals for the funding period 2013-2015. A total of 149 Concept Notes were submitted before the deadline on 30th September, 2012.
After a first screening process, thirty-one Concept Notes from Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, D.R Congo, Gambia, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Senegal, South Sudan, Tanzania, Togo and Uganda were shortlisted. During its board meeting at the end of November, Stem van Afrika selected sixteen partners, who have been invited to present a full application by 15th February, 2013. Seven projects have finally been selected for funding.