The U.S. Embassy Algiers of the U.S. Department of State announces an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out a program to prevent and resolve statelessness, including where national laws prohibit women from conferring citizen on their children on an equal basis with men and to support equal access to protection, assistance, and other solutions for refugees who many experience particular vulnerabilities, such as LGBTQI+ individuals, persons with disabilities or older persons, or women and girls.
- FY 2023 Julia Taft Refugee Fund support to one-time, low-cost interventions that respond to critical gaps in protection and assistance for refugees and stateless persons.
- Award amounts: awards may range from a minimum of $5,000 to a maximum of $25,000
- Total available funding: $75,000
- Duration: Length of performance period: 6 to 12 months
Participants and Audiences:
- Organizations should develop a program participant base of at least 50 percent refugees, asylum-seekers, refugee returnees, or stateless persons.
The following organizations are eligible to apply:
- Not-for-profit organizations, including think tanks and civil society/non-governmental organizations
- Public and private educational institutions
- Public International Organizations and Governmental institutions
For more information, visit U.S. Embassy Algeria.