U.S. Embassy Banjul PDS Annual Program Statement

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
May 8th, 2024
Close Date
June 8th, 2024
Total Funding
$750,000.00
Award Ceiling
$15,000.00
Award Floor
$1,000.00
Expected No. Awards
5
Opportunity No.
PDS-BJL-FY24-APS

Agency

U.S. Mission to Gambia (DOS-GMB)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Other

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The U.S. Embassy Banjul PDS Annual Program Statement, issued by the U.S. Mission to Gambia, is a grant opportunity under the category of Public Diplomacy. The purpose of this grant is to strengthen cultural ties between the United States and The Gambia through cultural and exchange programming that highlights shared values and promotes bilateral cooperation. The grant seeks proposals that include an American cultural element or connection with American experts, organizations, or institutions in a specific field to promote increased understanding of U.S. policy and perspectives. The funding available through this grant is $750,000, with an award ceiling of $15,000 and an award floor of $1,000. The expected number of awards is 5. Eligible applicants include registered not-for-profit organizations, think tanks, civil society/non-governmental organizations, individuals, non-profit media organizations, professional trade organizations, and non-profit or governmental educational institutions. The deadline for submitting requests for funding is June 8, 2024. For more information and inquiries, contact the U.S. Embassy Banjul Mission Public Diplomacy Section at PublicDiplomacyBanjul@state.gov.

Description

The U.S. Embassy Banjul 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. Purpose of Small Grants: PDS in Banjul, The Gambia invites proposals for programs that strengthen cultural ties between the United States and The Gambia; cultural and exchange 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.

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