U.S. Mission in Iraq: Visiting American Professionals Program for Iraq

Deadline: 28 February 2017

The U.S. Mission in Iraq announces an open competition for eligible organizations to submit proposals for a cooperative agreement to develop and implement the Visiting American Professionals Program for Iraq. Public Affairs Section (PAS) Baghdad seeks to enable U.S. experts to engage with Iraqi audiences, in person and via virtual platforms, on a variety of topics in accordance with Mission Iraq goals through this program.

The Visiting American Professionals Program for Iraq will promote an understanding of U.S. strategic priorities, policies, and institutions, as well as build linkages between U.S and Iraqi experts and institutions. Proposals should be developed to include programmatic events for 8-10 visiting speakers to Iraq and 10-15 virtual speakers throughout the 12-month timeframe.

Grant Size

Subject to the availability of funds, the Embassy expects to award one cooperative agreement up to $350,000 to carry out the Visiting American Professionals Program for Iraq.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must:

  • Be a local Iraqi or internationally based non-profit organization; a U.S. non-profit organization meeting the provisions described in Internal Revenue Code section 26 USC 501 © (3); an academic institution; or another institution for which profit is not a primary motive;
  • Have demonstrated experience administering education and/or information outreach programming;
  • Have the capacity to operate in Iraq, or have active partnerships with organization(s) operating in Iraq

How to Apply

Applications must be submitted online via given website.

Eligible Country: United States and Iraq

For more information, please visit Grants.gov.

Latest Funds for NGOs

DST Call for Notification of Intent (NoIs): Inviting Applicants for Smart Grids Programme

U.S. Department of Justice: Tribal Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Coalitions Program

Nepal Health Research Council: Seeking Applications for Health Research Grant

U.S. Embassy in Armenia: Democracy Commission Small Grants Program Competition

Native Voices Rising: Strengthening Native-led Organizations in the United States

Australia Council for the Arts: Seeking Applications for Regional Performing Arts Touring Fund

UNDP Call for Proposals: Peace Building Fund in Somalia

United States Embassy in Tirana, Albania: Democracy Commission Small Grants Program

U.S. Mission to India: Empowering Youth to Combat GBV

International Center for Not-for-Profit Law: Seeking Applications under NGO Legal Enabling Environment Program

U.S. Embassy in Bratislava, Slovakia: 2017 Counter-Disinformation Special Grant Competition

Swiss – Finnish Promotional Call for Eurostars Projects in Life Sciences

USAID/HUB: Agricultural Trade Technology Identification, Promotion and Investment in East Africa

EU Call for Proposals: Grant Scheme for Grassroots Civil Society Organizations (GRS) in Turkey

Inspire Egypt Programme Fund: Providing Support for the Voluntary and Social Entrepreneurship Sectors in Egypt

USAID-Kenya: Crops and Dairy Market Systems Development Activity

U.S. Embassy in Tbilisi, Georgia: Seeking Applications for Media Literacy Program

Call for Project Proposals: EUREKA Celtic-Plus European Research Initiative to Support R&D Projects

DFID: Independent Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Provider for the Good Governance Fund

Applications Open for NYCI’s Artist and Youth Work Residency Scheme Programme!

British Embassy Montevideo Call for Bids: Montevideo Project Fund 2017

U.S. Mission to Saudi Arabia: Seeking Applications for Saudi Young Leaders Exchange Program

USAID/Guinea Malaria Bilateral: Addressing Critical Malaria Prevention & Control Issues in Guinea

Swedish EPA Call for Proposals: Supporting Projects in the Field of Sustainable and Efficient Transport Systems

* indicates required

You have Successfully Subscribed!