INTERETHNIC RECONCILIATION AND YOUTH SMALL GRANTS PROGRAM

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
February 12th, 2024
Close Date
March 29th, 2024
Total Funding
$500,000.00
Award Ceiling
$50,000.00
Award Floor
$1,000.00
Expected No. Awards
10
Opportunity No.
BH005FY2024

Agency

U.S. Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina (DOS-BIH)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Other

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The U.S. Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina is offering a grant opportunity called the Interethnic Reconciliation and Youth Small Grants Program. This program aims to foster multi-cultural cooperation and dialogue, promote intercommunity exchange, collaboration, and joint projects in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The program is seeking projects and initiatives that develop increased tolerance and cooperation between ethnically and geographically diverse communities in the country. The proposals should engage youth belonging to specific age ranges (14-17 or 18-24) and contribute to a multi-cultural, peaceful, and stable Bosnia and Herzegovina. Non-government, non-profit organizations, educational and cultural institutions, and independent media based and registered in Bosnia and Herzegovina are eligible to apply. The grant ceiling is $50,000, with a minimum award floor of $1,000. The estimated total program funding is $500,000, and 10 awards are expected to be granted. The deadline for submission is March 29, 2024. For more information, contact Samra Alibegic at alibegics@state.gov.

Description

The United States Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina, through the Public Diplomacy Section, is pleased to announce a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for the Interethnic Reconciliation and Youth Small Grants Program. INTERETHNIC RECONCILIATION AND YOUTH SMALL GRANTS PROGRAM This program supports projects and initiatives with the primary goals of fostering multi-cultural cooperation and dialogue and promoting intercommunity exchange, collaboration, and joint projects. We are seeking projects and initiatives that clearly develop increased tolerance and cooperation between the ethnically and geographically diverse communities of Bosnia and Herzegovina and create positive change that contributes to a multi-cultural, peaceful and stable Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) that thrives on its diversity. Proposals should engage youth, belonging to at least one of two specific age ranges: a. ages 14-17 or b. ages 18-24. The Embassy welcomes all innovative proposals aimed at accomplishing these goals.

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Title
Type
Grant