Greater Guyana Initiative

Frequently Asked Questions

The program is funded by Stabroek Block co-venturers ExxonMobil Guyana Limited, Hess Guyana Exploration Limited and CNOOC Petroleum Guyana Limited.

 The Greater Guyana Initiative is a GY $20 Billion commitment (US $100 Million) for capacity-building initiatives over ten years.

Review of applications can take two to eight weeks. Reviewers will consider the project’s proposed start date and respond accordingly.


GGI does not provide event or conference sponsorship, though we may consider proposals for events or workshops that are aimed at building capacity or other related GGI objectives. Applications for event sponsorship can be submitted to ExxonMobil Guyana’s Community Relations team at

GGI does not pay a finder’s fee or proposal preparation. Proposals may include costs for project plan development and other similar activities within the submission, but standalone fees or compensation related to proposals are not provided by GGI.