U.S. Embassy in Apia, Samoa: Public Diplomacy Small Grants Scheme

Deadline: 20 June 2017

U.S. Embassy in Apia, Samoa is seeking applications for its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Scheme to offer grants of up to USD $5,000 to indigenous non-government organizations to strengthen democracy, engage youth, promote U.S.-Samoa links, address environmental and health issues, advance science and technology, increase respect for civil society and the rule of law, advance human rights and women’s rights.

Priority is given to grants that advance democratic practices, including development of civil society; foster freedom of information and independent media; support NGO capacity building; advance rule of law and judicial reform; promote civic education; prioritize human rights; and advocate for equal rights for minorities or women.

Grants focused on environmental and health issues will also be considered. Grants which engage youth and have a U.S. component are encouraged.

Funding Information

Non-governmental organizations may submit proposals for up to USD $5,000.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Grants CANNOT be made to individuals, but ONLY to non-governmental organizations that demonstrate long-term sustainability beyond the proposed program activity.
  • State-Owned Enterprises may submit proposals for projects related to the thematic areas.
  • Third-country organizations and individuals are not eligible.
  • Priority will be given to proposals with innovative project ideas.
  • Grants will not normally be approved for multi-year projects, but past recipients of Embassy Apia Small Grants will be considered for new one-year projects.
  • The proposal should disclose any other partnering organizations or co-funding for the project/program.

How to Apply

Applicants must complete and submit the application form via given website.

For more information, please visit U.S. Embassy in Apia, Samoa.

Latest Funds for NGOs

Applications Open for NRF/STINT Science and Technology Research Collaboration 2018!

ENI CBC Mediterranean Sea Basin Programme 2014-2020: Seeking Proposals for Standard Projects

British Embassy Call for Project Proposals: Focusing on Smart Cities in Vietnam 2017/18

EU Call for Proposals: Supporting Fishery Sector for Economic Development of Albania

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of PM/WRA: Humanitarian Demining in Colombia

Apply for NERC’s Emerging Risks of Chemicals in the Environment Programme!

U.S. Embassy in Mozambique: Call for Proposals on Governance

Gosling Foundation: Seeking Applications for Nature Festival Seed Fund

JWH Initiative: Stimulating the Leadership of Young People in Environmental CSOs

NRF/BELSPO: Supporting Joint Networking Research Activities in Marine & Space Sciences

U.S. Embassy in Mozambique: Financial Literacy for Women’s Entrepreneurship

U.S. Embassy in Ethiopia: 2017 Mandela Washington Fellowship Alumni Engagement Project

U.S. Embassy in Ethiopia: Building Space for Professional Journalism

Australian Embassy in Lisbon: Seeking Applications for Direct Assistance Program

Applications Open for SHI Foundation’s Research Grant Development Awards!

Shell Canada Grant Program: Social Investment in Communities throughout Canada

U.S. Embassy in Chisinau, Moldova: Seeking Applications for Public Diplomacy Program

ECOM: Inviting LGBTQI Community-Based Organizations and Initiative Groups for Right to Health Small Grants Program 2017

Apply for Australia Council’s Career Development Grants for Individuals!

Youth Travel Foundation Grants: Providing Financial Support to Young People Worldwide

Call for Proposals: Protecting Media Freedom and Freedom of Expression in the Western Balkans

U.S. Department of State, Bureau of INL: Preventing Violent Extremism in Benin through Rural Community Engagement

Nordic Culture Point: Inviting Applicants for Mobility Funding Programme

EU Call for Proposals: IPA Civil Society Facility and Media Programme 2016-2017 in Macedonia

* indicates required

You have Successfully Subscribed!