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U.S. Embassy Nouakchott, PDS Annual Program Statement

Type: Posted • Opportunity: PDS-MRT-FY2024

Description

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE

U.S. EMBASSY NOUAKCHOTT, PUBLIC AFFAIRS SECTION

Annual Program Statement

Funding Opportunity Title: U.S. Embassy Nouakchott, PDS Annual Program Statement

Funding Opportunity Number: PDS Nouakchott-FY 2024

Deadline for Applications: Friday, March 29, 2024, at 12:00 noon GMT/UTC

Assistance Listing Number: 19.040 Public Diplomacy Programs

Total Amount Available: $100,000

Maximum for Each Award: $25,000

Minimum for Each Award: $5,000

Award of grants is contingent on availability of funds.

  1. PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The U.S. Embassy Nouakchott Public Diplomacy Section (PDS) of the U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. This is an Annual Program Statement, outlining our funding priorities, the strategic themes we focus on, and the procedures for submitting requests for funding. Please carefully follow all instructions below.

Public Diplomacy Grants seeks to address critical global challenges by promoting initiatives that counter mass migration, create economic opportunities, strengthen democracy and support vulnerable communities. Through strategic partnerships, innovative projects, and community engagement, this program aims to foster positive change and contribute to the long-term well-being of Mauritania.

Purpose of Small Grants: PDS Nouakchott invites proposals for programs that strengthen cultural ties between the U.S. and Mauritania through cultural programming that highlights shared values and promotes bilateral cooperation. 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 perspectives.

For the full announcement of this funding opportunity, please visit the link below:

https://mr.usembassy.gov/embassy/nouakchott/grants/

Overview

Category of Funding
Other (see text field entitled "Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity" for clarification)
Funding Instruments
Grant
Grant Category
Continuation
Cost Sharing / Matching Requirement
True
Source
On 1/11/24 the Department of State posted grant opportunity PDS-MRT-FY2024 for U.S. Embassy Nouakchott, PDS Annual Program Statement with funding of $100,000. The grant will be issued under grant program 19.040 Public Diplomacy Programs. It is expected that 10 total grants will be made worth between $5,000 and $25,000.

Timing

Posted Date
Jan. 11, 2024, 12:00 a.m. EST
Closing Date
March 29, 2024, 12:00 a.m. EDT Due in 35 Days
Last Updated
Jan. 11, 2024, 12:34 p.m. EST
Version
2
Archive Date
April 28, 2024

Eligibility

Eligible Applicants
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)
Additional Info
The Public Diplomacy Section encourages applications from U.S. and Mauritania, including:• Registered not-for-profit organizations, including think tanks and civil society/non-governmental organizations with programming experience• Non-profit or governmental educational institutions• Governmental institutions

Award Sizing

Ceiling
$25,000
Floor
$5,000
Estimated Program Funding
$100,000
Estimated Number of Grants
10

Contacts

Contact
Mame Lemine Grantor
Contact Email
Email Description
syab@state.gov
Contact Phone
34258727

Documents

Posted documents for PDS-MRT-FY2024

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