Academy of Women Entrepreneurs program Paraguay 2024

Active
Yes
Status
Posted
Published Date
May 28th, 2024
Close Date
July 12th, 2024
Total Funding
$39,890.00
Award Ceiling
$39,890.00
Award Floor
$37,000.00
Expected No. Awards
1
Opportunity No.
OFOP0001439

Agency

U.S. Mission to Paraguay (DOS-PRY)

Eligible Applicants

Nonprofits Without 501(c)(3) Status

Funding Category

Employment, Labor and Training

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The U.S. Mission to Paraguay, under the Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) program, is seeking applications from organizations to implement the AWE FY-2024 program in Paraguay. The AWE program aims to support and empower women entrepreneurs by providing them with a hybrid learning experience to explore the fundamentals of business, such as preparing business plans and raising capital. The program seeks to reach all 17 departments of Paraguay, empowering 100 women through the DreamBuilder platform, and virtual meetings. The selected organization will utilize the DreamBuilder platform developed by Thunderbird University, an online course that reinforces entrepreneurship components. The grant opportunity does not require cost sharing or matching. The estimated total program funding is $39,890, with an award ceiling of $39,890 and an award floor of $37,000. Nonprofits without 501(c)(3) status are eligible to apply. The deadline for submission is July 12, 2024. For more information and to apply, please visit the link. For any inquiries, contact Eliana Tolces at EducationParaguay@state.gov.

Description

The Embassy of the United States of America in Paraguay’s Public Diplomacy (PD) section of the U.S. Department of State announces an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out a program to implement the Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) FY-2024 program in Paraguay. The AWE program is an initiative to support and empower women entrepreneurs around the world. Through a hybrid learning experience, Paraguayan women will have the opportunity to explore the fundamentals of business, such as preparing business plans and raising capital, with the goal of building a better future for themselves, their families, and their communities. The AWE program is supported with the DreamBuilder platform developed by Thunderbird University, an online course that reinforces entrepreneurship components. This year, the AWE Paraguay program seeks to reach all 17 departments of Paraguay, empowering 100 women through the DreamBuilder platform, and virtual meetings.

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