U.S. Mission to Azerbaijan: Annual Program Statement of Public Diplomacy Programs

Deadline: 31 December 2019

The Annual Program Statement is seeking proposals for projects that further the U.S. Mission’s public diplomacy goals of expanding and strengthening people-to-people ties between Azerbaijan and the United States, media engagement, and building and strengthening local partners.

Public diplomacy programming includes cultural programming, educational exchanges, workshops and training for entrepreneurs, English language programming, innovation in and improvement of education systems, promoting science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education, and promoting professional journalism.

All programs must advance a U.S. Mission goal, include an American cultural element, or have a connection with American expert/s, organization/s, or institution/s in a specific field that will promote increased understanding of U.S. policies and perspectives. Examples of PAS program activities include, but are not limited to:

  • Academic and professional lectures, seminars and speaker programs on the topics of entrepreneurship, STEM, education policy and reforms, among others;
  • Artistic and cultural workshops, joint performances and exhibitions;
  • Cultural heritage conservation and preservation programs;
  • Professional and academic exchanges and programs;
  • English Language programming;
  • Trainings and workshops for professionals;
  • Programs to engage young people, women, or vulnerable populations.

Funding Information

  • Award amounts: awards may range from a minimum of $5,000 to a maximum of $50,000
  • Program Performance Period: Proposed programs should be completed in 12 months or less.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Submissions are encouraged from Azerbaijani entities with relevant experience. This experience should be documented in the proposal.
  • Eligible entities include: not-for-profit, civil society/non-governmental organizations, public educational institutions and individuals.
  • For-profit entities are not eligible to apply.
  • Previous federal award recipients who are not/were not in compliance with the terms of their financial and program reporting requirements are ineligible to apply. It is the applicant’s responsibility to ensure they are in compliance with all applicable terms, conditions, and Office of Management and Budget guidance and requirements.
  • Those organizations found to be in non-compliance may be found ineligible for funding or designated high risk if selected for funding.

How to Apply

Applicants can obtain the application form by sending an email at the address given on the website.

For more information, please visit https://az.usembassy.gov/notice-of-funding-opportunity/

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