Before starting your application, please do the following:

  1. Review the How to Become a Field Partner page.
  2. Review A Guide to Kiva for Potential Field Partners.
  3. Review several borrower profiles on our website:
  4. Download and complete the Kiva Partnership Proposal Template. You will be required to attach this proposal with your application.

To send your application to Kiva: Complete the form below, attach all required documents, and click the "Submit" button at the bottom of the page. Please note that this form cannot be saved. Therefore, you may wish to draft your responses in a separate document and then copy and paste them into this form. After you submit your application, you will be contacted by a Kiva analyst.

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Basic Information
(If different from physical address)
Main contact for Kiva at your organization
Organizational Information
Mission and Services
Reformulate your mission statement in a phrase of ~8 words or less that includes: 1) a target population (or setting), 2) a verb, and 3) an ultimate outcome that implies something to measure. For example: "Get African one-acre farmers out of poverty" or "Prevent HIV infection in Brazil"
Technical Infrastructure
Financing Needs
Lending Program
If you have an existing lending program, please answer the following:
If you don't have an existing lending program, you'll be required to develop one before working with us. Please answer the following:
Please attach the following documents:
Kiva Partnership Proposal
(Maximum file size: 10 MB)
Strategy and Planning
Ratings and Evaluations (if applicable)
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