PAS Youth Empowerment Grants Program 2016

Deadline: 17 August 2016 The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy Colombo is pleased to announce the Youth Empowerment Grants Program 2016 to fund projects for Sri Lankan youth. The objective of the grant program is to support innovative, small-scale, cutting-edge projects developed and implemented by and/or for young people between the ages of 15-25 in the areas of educational development, environmental issues, community development, civil society building, human rights, youth … [Read more...]

Bureau of DRL: Seeking Applications for Global Anti-Corruption Consortium Projects

Deadline: 31 August 2016 The United States Department of State Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) is seeking applications from eligible organisations for the program entitled "Global Anti-Corruption Consortium" with an aim to support civil society-led investigations and efforts combating endemic, high-level corruption. The goal of the project is to promote a global, transnational approach to uncovering instances of corruption and encouraging and facilitating action by … [Read more...]

Public Affairs Section (New Delhi): Seeking Proposals for U.S.-India Conference on Waste Management

Deadline: 12 August 2016 The U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Section in New Delhi is seeking proposals for a project entitled "U.S.-India Conference on Waste Management” with an aim to bring together academic experts, activists, businesses, and governmental representatives from the United States, India, and around the world. The two-day conference would include panel presentations, facilitated conversations, and other sessions. The ideal time for the program is April 2017, which will support U.S. … [Read more...]

USAID: Call for Applications to Strengthen Political Landscape in Bangladesh

Deadline: 14 August 2016 The United States Agency for International Development in Bangladesh (USAID/Bangladesh) is seeking applications from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Strengthening Political Landscape (SPL) in Bangladesh" that seeks to invest in people, networks and institutions that will be critical to making democracy in Bangladesh more transparent, inclusive, and responsive to the needs of the country. The proposed activity will provide support to develop a cadre … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Korea: Seeking Applications for Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 30 September 2016 The U.S. Embassy Seoul Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce the funding availability through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program to support exchange between the U.S. and the Republic of Korea with the aim of improving mutual respect and understanding. Project Components Academic and professional lectures, seminars and speaker programs; Artistic and cultural workshops, joint performances and … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to South Africa: Seeking Applications for Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 1 August 2016 The U.S. Embassy South Africa Public Affairs Section, U.S. Department of State (PAS) is pleased to announce the funding availability through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program to support exchange between the U.S. and South Africa with the aim of improving mutual respect and understanding. Priorities Culture / American Society; Educational Initiatives; Democracy, Good Governance, and Rule of law; Human Rights and Civil Society; Science and … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Madagascar: Seeking Applications for Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program

Deadline: 30 September 2016 The U.S. Embassy Antananarivo Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce the funding availability through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program to support exchange between the U.S. and Madagascar or the Comoros with the aim of improving mutual respect and understanding. Project Priorities Advance good governance in the Madagascar and the Comoros through the promotion of improved transparency and accountability in … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to El Salvador: Seeking Applications for Public Diplomacy Grants Program

Deadline: 15 August 2016 The U.S. Embassy San Salvador, Public Affairs Section (PAS) is pleased to announce the funding availability through its Public Diplomacy Grants Program to enhance relations and mutual understanding between El Salvador and the United States of America and support goals outlined in the bi-lateral Partnership for Growth (PFG). Proposals should focus on raising awareness of citizens’ roles and responsibilities and citizen participation in reaching their goals. Projects … [Read more...]

DHHS/NIH: Understanding STI Co-infection in At Risk and HIV Infected Adolescents and Young Adults

Deadline: 22 July 2016 The National Institutes of Health (NIH), an agency of the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is seeking applications from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Understanding STI Co-infection In At Risk and HIV Infected Adolescents and Young Adults" with an aim to facilitate improved understanding of the interactions between HIV and STIs in the adolescent genital and gastrointestinal mucosa. This initiative addresses the overarching priorities to … [Read more...]

Bureau of INL Enforcement Affairs: Colombia Drug Demand Reduction Program

Deadline: 31 December 2016 The Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) is seeking applications from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Colombia Drug Demand Reduction (DDR) Program" with an aim to strengthen national capacity to prevent initial substance use, reduce ongoing consumption, and increase treatment availability in order to minimize the impact of illegal drugs on the nation as a whole. Objectives To increase Colombia’s capacity to provide … [Read more...]

Bureau of INL Enforcement Affairs: Supporting Criminal Justice Reform in Moldova

Deadline: 7 July 2016 The Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) is seeking applications from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Supporting Criminal Justice Reform in Moldova" with an aim to support the continued development of criminal justice system in Moldova. Project Objectives Support reform and capacity-building within the Prosecutor General Office and the Superior Council of Prosecutors. Support criminal and criminal procedure law … [Read more...]

Transitional Living Program Special Population Demonstration Project: Supporting LGBTQ Youth experiencing Homelessness

Deadline: 1 August 2016 The Administration for Children and Families' (ACF), Administration on Children, Youth and Families' (ACYF), Family and Youth Services Bureau (FYSB) announces a 24 month demonstration project period to implement, enhance, and/or support a framework or model to promote the effective transition from homeless youth to self-sufficient young adults. The target populations are LGBTQ youth experiencing homelessness between the ages of 16 to 21 and young adults who have left … [Read more...]

U.S. Department of State Bureau of PRM: NGO Programs Benefiting Displaced & Conflict-affected Persons

Deadline: 10 June 2016 U.S. Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration (PRM) is seeking proposals from organisations for its NGO programs to provide benefits to displaced and conflict-affected persons in Armenia and Georgia. Funding Information Project proposals should not exceed $200,000 or they will be disqualified. Applicants may submit multi-year proposals with activities and budgets that do not exceed two years (24 months) from the proposed start … [Read more...]

USAID/Ethiopia: Feed the Future Ethiopia Livelihoods for Resilience Activity

Deadline: 25 July 2016 The United States Agency for International Development mission in Ethiopia (USAID/Ethiopia) is seeking applications from qualified organizations to manage and implement Feed the Future Ethiopia Livelihoods for Resilience Activity with an aim to support and enhance livelihood opportunities of the chronically food insecure households. The Feed the Future Ethiopia Livelihoods for Resilience Activity should also subscribe to USAID Ethiopia’s Country Development and … [Read more...]

Ansara Family Fund: Accepting Letters of Inquiry to Eradicate Global Poverty

Deadline: 15 September 2016 The Ansara Family Fund at the Boston Foundation is currently accepting Letters of Inquiry from organisations with an aim to help eradicate global poverty. Working on the mission Building capacity to eradicate poverty, the Ansara Family Fund addresses the root causes and symptoms of global poverty. Funding Information The Foundation gives 20-30 grants yearly, totaling over $500,000. The total international giving ranges from $400,000-$500,000. The … [Read more...]

Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs: Inviting Applicants for FY 2017 Fulbright Specialist Program

Deadline: 6 June 2016 The Office of Academic Exchange Programs in the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) at the U.S. Department of State is seeking proposals for FY 2017 Fulbright Specialist Program. The program offers opportunities for U.S. academics and professionals (such as attorneys, business professionals, artists, and journalists) whose qualifications and experience are at the faculty or full professional level, to build capacity and promote linkages between their home and … [Read more...]

Public Affairs Section: Programming for Women’s Dormitory at Balkh University

Deadline: 6 June 2016 The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan is seeking proposals from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Programming for the Women’s Dormitory at Balkh University" with an aim to provide educational programming for approximately 800 female students housed in the Women’s Dormitory at Balkh University. This programming will develop skills that will contribute to the women’s academic success and also make them more competitive in … [Read more...]

ACF/ACYF: Inviting Applicants for Sexual Risk Avoidance Education Program

Deadline: 25 July 2016 The Administration for Children and Families, Administration on Children, Youth and Families' Family and Youth Services Bureau is seeking applications from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Sexual Risk Avoidance Education (SRAE) Program" with an aim to fund projects to implement sexual risk avoidance education that teaches participants how to voluntarily refrain from non-marital sexual activity. The goal of the SRAE program is to educate youth on how to … [Read more...]

Bureau of INL Enforcement Affairs: Pacific Islands and Southeast Asia Regional Rule of Law Response Fund

Deadline: 8 July 2016 United States Department of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) is seeking applications from eligible organisations for a program entitled "Pacific Islands and Southeast Asia Regional Rule of Law Response Fund" with an aim to identify and respond to future needs or emerging trends for training or technical assistance throughout the region. The implementer will work in close coordination with INL/EA and INL Sections in countries in … [Read more...]

Bureau of DRL: Financial Management Capacity Building for Implementing Partners

Deadline: 24 June 2016 The U.S. Department of State Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL)  is seeking applications from organisations for “Financial Management Capacity Building for Implementing Partners”  with an aim to provide technical assistance and financial management capacity building to organizations working on democracy and human rights programming in the Western Hemisphere. Proposed funding would promote process improvement and increase the financial management capacity … [Read more...]