Scoring Criteria

Scoring Criteria for SEDF Projects
1. Completeness and clarity of Application
9
i. Completion of all information as required in the application form.
2
ii. Evaluation / Eligibility of the requesting entity (Individual organization, Association, Trade Body, CCI etc)
2
iii. Identification of competitive advantages of the project for the beneficiaries.
5
2. Substantiation of the need for the project and its alignment with the goal of SEDF to improve competitiveness of Sindh’s economy.
21
i. Perceived competitiveness advantage(s) for each of the project in the sector concerned.
5
ii. Potential for value addition
6
iii. Generation of more jobs, income, investment and trade and also improvement in the quality of products
10
3. Involvement of stakeholders and impact on rural economy
22
i. Willingness and engagement of private sector entities
2
ii. Geographic location of project
10
iii. Project impact on rural economy of Sindh
10
4. Likelihood of the project’s sustainability and commercial success
15
i. Market identification for commercial success
6
ii. Replication effect for new market entrants
4
iii. Will the project boost exports
5
5. Documented ability of the project team to deliver
7
i. Technical capacity and profile of project team to deliver
7
6. Proposed Project Budget/feasibility
14
i. Itemized cost of the project
3
ii. Financial / Economic feasibility of the project
8
iii. Equity Component clearly stated
3
7. Identification of mitigating cost over runs
7
i. Implementation time table
3
ii. Identification of factors that can affect the implementation schedule
2
iii. Demonstration of the possible sources of finance for cost overruns / delays
2
8. Monitoring and Evaluation
5
i. Identification of key performance indicators (KPIs) to monitor progress
5
Total Score
100