U.S. Mission to Iraq: U.S.-Iraqi Think Tank Linkage Program for Iraqi Academics and Commentators program

Deadline: 31 March 2018 The U.S. Mission in Iraq has announced an open competition for eligible organizations to submit proposals for a grant to implement the U.S.-Iraqi Think Tank Linkage Program for Iraqi Academics and Commentators program. The main goal of the program would be to establish linkages between the participating academics/commentators with their counterparts in the United States to develop partnerships that would increase current and future dialogue and exchange of … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy Baghdad: Media Curriculum Development for Iraqi Educators and Policymakers

Deadline: 31 March 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Baghdad’s Public Affairs (PA) Section is seeking an implementer for a two-week study tour in the United States on the topic of media curriculum development. The goals of this project are to improve the quality of journalism and civil discourse in Iraq by helping media colleges produce responsible, well-informed young journalists with exposure to the best practices of modern media organizations and to foster cooperation between Iraq and the United … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Tbilisi, Georgia: Democracy Outreach/Alumni Program

Deadline: 15 May 2018 The U.S. Embassy is currently inviting applicants for its 2018 ESF-funded Democracy Outreach/Alumni Program to provide support for U.S. Government (USG) alumni activities. The Program allows post to provide individual grants to Georgian USG alumni, for activities that support democratic advancement and economic reform. Grant proposals must support projects that address a tangible need in a community and have measurable outcomes.  Applicants may develop partnerships with … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Nigeria: Inviting Applicants for Fulbright African Research Scholar Program

Deadline: 1 June 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the Embassy of the United States of America is inviting applicants for its Fulbright African Research Scholar Program. Types of Grants Research Grants: Awards of 3 to 9 months are offered for selected university faculty professionals to conduct research in any academic discipline at a U.S. academic or research institution. Preference will be given to individuals with a doctorate degree, at least three years of university teaching … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Albania: Promoting Understanding between the United States and Albania

Deadline: 30 March 2018 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Tirana is currently inviting Albanian non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and Albanian cultural/ educational organizations to submit proposals that promote understanding of the United States, advance U.S. foreign policy objectives, or foster exchange between the United States and Albania. The Public Affairs Section of the U.S Embassy in Tirana is particularly interested in projects that: Support the development … [Read more...]

Embassy of Japan in Namibia: Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects

Deadline: 13 April 2018 The Embassy of Japan in Namibia is seeking applications for its Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) with an aim to bring a direct and immediate impact on the well-being of disadvantaged communities at a grass-roots level by supporting relatively small development projects to be implemented by Non-Profit Organisations (NPOs). The Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) was first introduced as the Small Scale Grant … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Malaysia: Seeking Applications for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 31 July 2018 The U.S. Embassy is currently inviting Malaysian institutions, organizations and individuals for its Small Grants Program to assist in organizing cultural programs and activities for Malaysians. These programs include American Studies, performing arts, entrepreneurship, empowering women and youths, strengthening democracy, interfaith forums and combating extremism. Eligibility Criteria Malaysian institutions/organizations/individuals may submit proposals for … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Uruguay: Inviting Applicants for Cultural and Educational Grants

Deadline: 31 March 2018 The U.S. Embassy’s Public Affairs Section in Montevideo, Uruguay is currently inviting applicants for its Cultural and Educational Grants to support projects proposed by Uruguayan non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and cultural/educational organizations that aim to promote exchanges between the United States and Uruguay. The Embassy will select, in particular, projects that have a strong link to the United States and promote economic development, social justice, … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Denmark: Inviting Applicants for Partnership for Change Grant

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The U.S. Embassy Copenhagen, Denmark has announced an open competition for organizations and individuals to submit applications to support a program or project to promote public-private partnerships or entrepreneurship mentoring or other initiatives that drive economic growth and strengthen communities around Denmark. The grant will be awarded to a Social Entrepreneur individual or business start-up who, in partnership with the corporate world, works on finding … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Denmark: Inviting Applicants for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 28 February 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Copenhagen, Denmark has announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity for Danish organizations, individuals, educational initiatives, and non-governmental organization (NGO) projects, whose aim is to promote and deepen the understanding and appreciation of American foreign policy and culture. Priority Region Denmark Greenland The Faroe Islands Funding Information Award amounts: Awards may range from a minimum of $1,000 and should not … [Read more...]

The Norwegian Embassy in Beirut: Call for Project Proposals 2018

Deadline: 27 February 2018 The Norwegian Embassy in Beirut has launched a Call for Project Proposals 2018. Proposals that address cross-cutting issues such as the implementation of sustainable development goals (Agenda2030), fundamental human rights, women’s rights/gender parity, anti-corruption/good governance or has environmental protection components, are encouraged. Proposals will be assessed in light of the overall Norwegian humanitarian and development assistance to Lebanon and the … [Read more...]

Embassy of Finland in Kazakhstan: Seeking Applications for Fund for Local Cooperation

Deadline: 28 February 2018 Applications are open for the Finnish Fund for Local Cooperation which is a fund managed by the Embassy of Finland in Kazakhstan. The fund supports initiatives of local Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), Community-based Organizations (CBOs), and other institutions in Kyrgyzstan. The objective of the fund is to complement other Finnish development efforts in the fields of human rights, democracy and sustainable development. The approach is to establish … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to China: Public Programming in the People’s Republic of China

Deadline: 11 march 2018 The U.S. Embassy Beijing is seeking applicants for its multiple grants that provide Chinese audiences with the opportunity to experience and understand U.S. culture, society, government and art. Proposals should increase overall understanding of U.S. policy, society, and values by the people of China. Building mutual understanding is a cornerstone of U.S. foreign policy abroad.  To that end, the U.S. Mission to China (Embassy Beijing and Consulates General Chengdu, … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Cote d Ivoire: Seeking Applications for Julia Taft Refugee Fund 2018

Deadline: 15 March 2018 The U.S. Embassy Abidjan in collaboration with the Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) has announced proposals via the Julia Taft Refugee Fund from potential partners working in the area of refugees’ protection in Côte d’Ivoire. The support is meant to meet low-cost gaps in refugee protection and assistance. Similarly, the intent of this initiative is to provide U.S. Ambassadors with the means to respond to critical gaps that have not been addressed … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Budapest: Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 30 June 2018 The U.S. Embassy Budapest Public Affairs Section of the Department of State has announced an open competition for organizations and individuals to submit applications to carry out a program or project with funding through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. All programs must include an American cultural element, or connection with American expert/s, organization/s, or institution/s in a specific field that will promote increased understanding of U.S. policy and … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Ghana: Seeking Applications for Ambassador’s Small Grants Program

Deadline: 1 June 2018 U.S. Embassy in Ghana is seeking applications for its Ambassador’s Small Grants Program to provide assistance to small community-led projects that promise to have an immediate impact. Grant Information The maximum grant is $12,000, converted to cedis at the prevailing exchange rate. However, very few projects are funded at that amount. Projects typically range between US$1,000 and $10,000. Types of Projects Construction Architectural Conservation … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Tanzania: Seeking Applications for Ambassador’s Special Self Help Fund

Deadline: 31 March 2018 U.S. Embassy in Tanzania is seeking applications for its Ambassador’s Special Self Help Fund (ASSHF) to assist Tanzanian community groups to develop lasting, self-sustaining projects that benefit entire communities. 2018 ASSHF awards will focus on women and girls’ empowerment and will prioritize related projects. Successful ASSHF projects may address income generation, education, environmental issues, health and hygiene or other topics which benefit women and girls in … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Botswana: Seeking Applications for PEPFAR Small Grants Program

Deadline: 1 March 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Gaborone, Botswana has announced an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out projects through the PEPFAR Small Grants Program. The PEPFAR Small Grants Program is funded by PEPFAR, which supports the Government of Botswana in the national response to HIV/AIDS.  As part of this national response, the PEPFAR Small Grants Program seeks to support small, grassroots, community-run projects throughout Botswana. The U.S. … [Read more...]

Thomas Jefferson Fund 2018 CFPs: Inviting Young French and American Researchers

Deadline: 12 March 2018 Applications are open for Thomas Jefferson Fund 2018 that is launched by the Embassy of France in the United States and the FACE Foundation, aims to encourage and support cooperation among the most promising young French and American researchers, and foster forward-looking collaborative research projects. The grant will cover travel expenses between France and the US, accommodation costs and a part of the organizational costs of joint conferences and of publication … [Read more...]

Apply for a three-day Training Workshop on Countering Extremists Propaganda and Hate in Media!

Deadline: 16 February 2018 School of Peacemaking and Media Technology in Central Asia has announced the three-day training workshop on Countering Extremists Propaganda and Hate in Media which is  supported by the Democracy Commission of the US Embassy Bishkek. The workshop will be held in February 26-27-28, 2018 in Bishkek. The training program is based on modern challenges and current needs of journalists. Participants will be taught the methods and tools of coverage of signs of … [Read more...]