U.S. Embassy in Tanzania awarding Grants to Individuals and Non-governmental Organizations

Deadline: 31 July 2019

The U.S. Embassy in Tanzania has announced that funding is available through the Public Affairs Section’s Annual Program Statement (APS).

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The purpose of this APS is to award a limited number of grants to individuals, non-governmental organizations, think tanks, and academic institutions.

Proposals funded by PD under this APS will further one or more of the U.S. Mission to Tanzania’s following Integrated Country Strategy and public diplomacy goals:

  • Development of women’s entrepreneurs.
  • Promote Democratic Governance.
  • Improve Health and Education, Especially Among Women and Girls.
  • Promote Broad-based Economic Growth and Investment.
  • Advance Regional and Domestic Security.

Funding Information

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Individual award amount: The award floor is $1,000 and the ceiling is $25,000

Evaluation Criteria

The Embassy encourages creative and innovative proposals that advance one or more of the above mentioned goals. Proposals that focus on youth leadership, women’s empowerment, entrepreneurship, and engagement of underserved populations will be viewed favorably.

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How to Apply

  • All proposals must include the following items
    • A cover letter/application letter
    • The organization’s official registration documentation
    • The list of Key members of the organization
    • Support/recommendation letters (if available)
  • For Assistance with the requirement for PD Grants, please send an email at the address given on the website.

For more information, please visit https://tz.usembassy.gov/education-culture/funding-opportunities/

  • Avatar Felix mtuya says:

    Thanks fo the opportunity We TCCIA Chambers of commerce trade and Agriculture in Tz we areinterested with this offer areare we illigible ?can we apply?

    • Avatar Reena says:

      Hi Felix mtuya,

      Thank you for your interest in the opportunity.

      To get detailed information on eligibility criteria and application requirements, please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good Luck!

  • Avatar Richard, S. Lwoga says:


    The project Idea does fit to the Women in cooking and Health Hazards including malnutrition .

    Please let me know if a proposal along those lines would be acceptable

    Proposal to be worked on individual basis.

    Richard, S. Lwoga

    • Avatar Ritu at fundsforNGOs says:

      Hi Richard, S. Lwoga,

      For more information regarding eligibility criteria, application process and more, please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good Luck!

  • Avatar Stanslaus ntatiye (Talgwu - Kigoma region) says:

    Thank you for giving opportunity, I will inform my comreds so that our organisation (TALGWU) may apply for that.

  • Avatar Stanslaus ntatiye (Talgwu - Kigoma region) says:

    I appreciate your call for proposal, I am to share with my comreds from Tanzania Local Government Works Union to see for democratic governance, Also will inform other civil organisation s.
    Thankbyou in advance.

  • Avatar Justus Justinian says:

    Where do we submit the grant proposals?

    • Avatar Reena says:

      Hi Justus Justinian,

      To get detailed information on eligibility criteria and application requirements, please visit the link provided at the end of the post.

      Good Luck!

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