U.S. Embassy Colombo Public Affairs Section Grants Program for Maldives


Deadline: 1 August 2019

The U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Section (PAS) has announced that funding is available through the Embassy’s Public Diplomacy grants program for awards.

Searching for Project Ideas?
Join Premium and View Hundreds of Sample Proposals from Successful NGOs around the world. Learn more.
 

Grants intended for local representatives of civil society including non-governmental organizations, cultural institutions, universities, schools, and individuals. To receive funding, grants must support one of the following goals:

  • Increase capacity of democratic institutions to uphold respect for human rights.
  • Reinforce Maldivian capacity to combat global threat of terrorism.
  • Support capability of international community to upkeep free and open Indo-Pacific.

Programs typically funded include, but not limited to:

Search Grants Easily
Premium Members can search for grants and donors. We have a filtered search feature to identify exact opportunities you need. Learn more.
 
  • Youth engagement;
  • Leadership skills;
  • Empowerment;
  • Gender equality and the rights of girls and women;
  • Integrity of free press;
  • Capacity building of civil society;
  • Interfaith dialogue.

Funding Information

  • Floor of Individual Award Amounts: $15,000 USD
  • Average Award Amounts: $24,000 USD
  • Project and Budget Periods: Local grants projects generally must complete in one year or less.

Eligible Applicants

Receive Funding Alerts by Country or Your Areas of Work
As a Premium Member, you can select to receive the right funding alerts according to your country or areas of work. Join Premium
 

The U.S. Embassy encourages applications from all sectors: committed and organized civil-society organizations, local representatives of civil society, think tanks, non-governmental organizations, academic institutions, and individuals. All grantees must have a non-profit status.

Cost sharing or Matching

Applicants are encouraged to provide cost sharing from additional sources in support of their projects. The U.S. Embassy also encourages projects that use highly skilled volunteers as an element of cost sharing. Applications should explain clearly other likely sources of funding and role of volunteers.

How to Apply

To receive consideration for funding, applicants must forward electronic copies of all required documentation at the address given on the website.

For more information, please visit https://mv.usmission.gov/mission/maldives/grant-opportunities/

15 Potential Funding Opportunities for Young Professionals for Growth and Success

“Sport for Change: Empowering Youth Ambassadors to Action” Grant Program for Indian NGOs

UNOPS announces 2019 Call for Proposals for Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement Pooled Fund

Participate in the Urban Innovation Challenge “Citypreneurs” to achieve UN’s Sustainable Development Goals

Funding Call to Promote the Benefits of U.S. Economic Engagement in Indonesia

EU announces “Strategic Partnerships for Capacity Development of Civil Society Organisations in the Eastern Partnership”

EU seeking Proposals to Support for Civil Society Organizations and Promotion of Human Rights in the Region of Bolama-Bijagós, Guinea-Bissau

European Outdoor Conservation Association inviting NPOs to Implement Conservation Projects

2nd Call for Proposals for Building Administrative Capacities of the Countries of the Western Balkans and the Republic of Moldova

Applications Open for Sustainable Future Farming Mission to France

Request for Proposals for Well-being and Safety Research in United States

DFAT accepting Applications for Australian Cultural Diplomacy Grants Program 2019

Caplan Foundation Grants for Early Childhood in the U.S.

Research Grants on Reducing Inequality in the U.S.

Research Grants on Improving the Use of Research Evidence – United States

EU announces EIDHR CBSS 2019 Call for Proposals for Guyana and Suriname

EU-EIDHR 2019: Support to Local Civil Society Action through Country-based Support Scheme (Trinidad and Tobago)

EU seeking Proposals to Enhance CSOs’ Contribution to the Governance and Development Process in Afghanistan 2018-2019

European Union accepting Proposals to Support CSOs Development Work in the Field – Trinidad and Tobago

Georgia: Call for Proposals to support Vocational Educational Training in the Field of Agriculture

Europe Foundation inviting Georgian Civil Society Organizations for Open Door Grantmaking Program

Visual Documentary Project 2019 Focusing on Justice in Southeast Asia and Japan

R2HC Annual Funding Call to address Specific or Multiple Public Health Issues

USAID Indonesia announces New Partnerships Initiative (NPI): Conflict Prevention & Recovery Program (CPRP)

Opportunity for Indian Citizens to Develop Research in the Field of Visual Arts

>