U.S. Embassy in Armenia: U.S. Alumni Outreach Grants Program 2017

Deadline: 6 April 2017

The United States Embassy is seeking applications for its U.S. Alumni Outreach Grants Program competition for fiscal year 2017 with an aim to maintain contacts with U.S. Government-funded exchange and training program alumni and to encourage networking among alumni and their colleagues in fields that promote democratic advancement, civic education, academic excellence, association building, youth projects, and economic reform.

Purposes

U.S. Alumni Outreach Grant can be used for the following purposes:

  • To initiate a public or community service program;
  • To support and promote social inclusion;
  • To enhance cooperation among the media, civil society, and the general public to eliminate different forms of corruption;
  • To foster startup communities and to spur entrepreneurial activities;
  • To promote opportunities for women and integrate women into decision-making processes within their communities, especially those with a focus on young women;
  • To provide support for alumni association events or to organize other alumni networking events;
  • To conduct projects that support democratic and economic reform initiatives, civic education, media freedom, IPR, association building, and youth engagement.

Funding Information

Award Ceiling: $ 3,000 for individual grants and $5,000 for grants to NGO

Eligibility Criteria

  • An individual alumnus or an Armenian-registered NGO (non-profit, non-governmental organization) that has USG alumni members.
  • Alumni of all U.S. Government-funded exchange and training programs, including ECA, USAID, USDA, and ODC training programs are eligible.
  • American and third-country organizations and individuals are not eligible to apply.

How to Apply

All applications must be written in English and should be e-mailed at the address given on the website.

Eligible Country: Armenia

For more information, please visit U.S. Alumni Outreach Grants Program.

Latest Funds for NGOs

Australian Government: Smart Farming Partnerships Grant Opportunity

Earth Journalism Network: Seeking Applications for West African Fisheries Reporting Grants

Applications Open for Connecting Voice(s): Mali & Niger Linking & Learning Facilitation!

Stop TB Partnership: Call for Proposals for TB REACH Wave 6

USDA/RUS: Seeking Applications for Assistance to High Energy Cost Communities

IDRC-CRUK Call for Concept Notes: Economics of Tobacco Control in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Applications Open for Muslim Leaders Development Fund!

U.S. Embassy in the Kyrgyz Republic: U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP)

EPA Grant Program: Providing Training and Technical Assistance for Small Public Water Systems

RYCO Call for Proposals: Promoting Reconciliation in the Region of the Western Balkans

Apply for Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study Program in Lebanon!

Sharjah Art Foundation: Seeking Applications for Production Grants

USAID/DRC: Seeking Applications for Integrated Youth Development Activity

USDA/FS: Seeking Applications for 2018 Wood Innovations Funding Opportunity

USAID/Afghanistan: ADALAT Legal Outreach and Awareness Grants Program

Call for Applications: EaP PLUS Cluster Grant Scheme for Georgia

Europe Foundation: Small Grant Competition to Promote Participatory Civic Monitoring and Advocacy

CSP – A Professional Development Program for those working to improve their communities

Malawi Innovation Challenge Fund: Inviting Applicants for Irrigation Window Program

PEI Call for Applications: Regulatory Capacity Strengthening in Africa Program

USAID: Innovations in Feed the Future Monitoring and Evaluation Program

ACTAE /CANSEA Call for Proposals: Competitive Grant Scheme to Strengthen the Conservation Agriculture Network

The Arca Foundation: Supporting Educational and Charitable Activities in United States

International Press Institute: Seeking Applications for Journalism Micro-grants in Turkey