Democracy Commission Small Grants Program 2024

Active
Yes
Status
Posted
Published Date
February 14th, 2024
Close Date
May 31st, 2024
Total Funding
$490,000.00
Award Ceiling
$50,000.00
Award Floor
$1,000.00
Expected No. Awards
15
Opportunity No.
PAS-800-FY24-03

Agency

U.S. Mission to North Macedonia (DOS-MKD)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Community Development

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The U.S. Mission to North Macedonia is offering the Democracy Commission Small Grants Program 2024. This grant opportunity aims to support the development of democratic institutions in North Macedonia. The program has five priority areas, including strengthening democratic values, bolstering civil society, addressing social division, promoting cyber security and media literacy, and supporting environmental and health-focused initiatives. Not-for-profit organizations, think tanks, civil society/non-governmental organizations, and independent media from North Macedonia are eligible to apply. The grant has an award ceiling of $50,000 and an award floor of $1,000. The estimated total program funding is $490,000, and it is expected to fund 15 awards. The deadline for submission is May 31, 2024. For more information, contact DemComSkopje@state.gov.

Description

The Embassy of the United States in North Macedonia announces an open competition for organizations/independent media to submit a statement of interest (SOI) to carry out a program (or programs) that support the development of democratic institutions. The FY 2024 program has five priority areas: 1) Strengthen democratic values, including security, anti-corruption, good governance, and transparency in elections; 2) Bolster civil society, foster volunteerism or activism in local communities; 3) Addressing social division, encourage social cohesion and/or combat intolerance; 4) Cyber security, media literacy, and/or anti-disinformation efforts focused on sustainable results; and 5) Environmental and health-focused initiatives.

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Type
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