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

Bursaries available for London International Development Centre short course, ‘Evaluation: from Innovation to Impact’

Closed 3ie is offering three bursaries to support postgraduates and professional staff from low-and-middle-income countries for the London International Development Centre short course ‘Evaluation: from innovation to impact’.

Bursaries available for development evaluation training programme, South Africa


3ie is offering three bursaries to support nationals from developing countries for the Development Evaluation Training Programme in Africa (DETPA), from 2 – 13 September 2019 in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Call for proposals: Qualitative study on self-help groups in India

Closed 3ie invites organisations or consortia to submit proposals to conduct one qualitative evaluation on women’s self-help groups (SHGs) in rural India. This qualitative study is expected to inform a 3ie-led impact evaluation that is assessing the National Rural Livelihoods Mission’s (NRLM) impact on households and women’s socio-economic and human development outcomes.

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