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U.S. Embassy Nassau Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) 2024 Program
ID: 354587Type: Posted


Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs (DOS-WHA)

Award Range

$15K - $20K

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Funding Category


Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

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Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

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    Posted May 29, 2024 12:00 AM
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    Due Jul 1, 2024 12:00 AM

The Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs has posted a grant opportunity titled "U.S. Embassy Nassau Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) 2024 Program". This program aims to implement a new Academy for Women Entrepreneurs cohort in Eleuthera, The Bahamas. The program seeks to equip approximately 50 Bahamian women entrepreneurs with skills and knowledge to grow their businesses and adapt to adverse economic situations. It also aims to establish a local network of women-led businesses. The program will include facilitated in-person and virtual participant sessions, featuring Bahamian and American women entrepreneurs, U.S.-funded exchange program alumni, and other entrepreneurial experts. The proposal must include the online DreamBuilder course and may include supplemental activities such as surveys, business accelerators, and pitch competitions. The program will be held in Eleuthera, The Bahamas and should have a strong United States focus and branding. The deadline for submission is July 1, 2024. For more information, please visit the link.

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