Annual Program Statement Ciudad Juarez Mexico Public Diplomacy

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
April 29th, 2024
Close Date
May 31st, 2024
Total Funding
$100,000.00
Award Ceiling
$50,000.00
Award Floor
$10,000.00
Expected No. Awards
10
Opportunity No.
PD-CJ-APS-FY24-01

Agency

U.S. Mission to Mexico (DOS-MEX)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Other

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The U.S. Mission to Mexico is offering a grant opportunity titled "Annual Program Statement Ciudad Juarez Mexico Public Diplomacy". This grant is categorized under "Other" and falls under the funding instrument type of a grant. The grant does not require any cost sharing or matching. The opportunity is posted and falls under the discretionary category of funding activities. The grant is aimed at promoting public diplomacy and public engagement. The grant is open to various eligible applicants, including individuals, registered not-for-profit organizations, non-profit or governmental educational institutions, and governmental institutions. However, for-profit or commercial entities are not eligible to apply. U.S. organizations applying for funding must partner with a Mexican organization. The grant does not require cost sharing, but it is preferred. Each organization is allowed to submit only one proposal, and multiple proposals from the same organization will be considered ineligible. The grant has an award ceiling of $50,000 and an award floor of $10,000. The estimated total program funding is $100,000, and it is expected that 10 awards will be granted. The close date for submitting applications is May 31, 2024. The grant aims to strengthen cultural ties and mutual understanding between the U.S. and Mexico in the state of Chihuahua, Mexico. It seeks proposals for programs that promote bilateral cooperation through cultural, economic, educational, professional, and exchange programming. All programs must include a U.S. cultural element or connection with U.S. experts, organizations, or institutions. The inclusion of American content is required, which can include speakers, training models, materials, exchanges, or promotion of U.S. best practices, culture, and resources. Programs that involve multiple cities and promote collaboration and networking between USG program alumni are encouraged. The priority program areas for this grant include economic development, workforce development, academic exchanges and education, migration, security and human rights, climate change resiliency, and press/freedom of expression. For more details, please refer to the full announcement attached to the Annual Program Statement. For any inquiries or to submit applications, please contact the US Consulate General in Ciudad Juarez through the email address cdj_grants@state.gov. Applications should be uploaded to this email address.

Description

The Public Diplomacy Section (PDS) of the U.S. Consulate General in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico is pleased to announce that funding sponsored by the U.S. Department of State is available through its Public Diplomacy 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.The U.S. Consulate General in Ciudad Juarez PDS invites proposals for programs that strengthen cultural ties and mutual understanding between the U.S. and Mexico in the state of Chihuahua, Mexico through cultural, economic, educational, professional, and exchange programming that highlights shared values and promotes bilateral cooperation. All programs must include a U.S. cultural element, or connection with U.S. expert/s, organization/s, or institution/s in a specific field that will promote increased understanding of U.S. policies and perspectives. All proposals must state clearly the inclusion of American content. American content can include speakers who are experts in U.S. policy, academia, information, or economics; the use of U.S. training models or materials; exchanges with U.S. institutions; or promotion of U.S. best practices, culture and resources. Programs that include multiple cities and/or promote increased collaboration and networking between USG program alumni are encouraged. Priority Program Areas:· Economic Development• Workforce Development• Academic Exchanges & Education • Migration• Security & Human Rights• Climate Change Resiliency· Press / Freedom of ExpressionSee the full announcement attached to this Annual Program Statement for details.

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