Young Pacific Leaders Regional Workshop on Cultural Preservation and Storytelling Advocacy
ID: 354961Type: Posted
Overview

Buyer

U.S. Mission to New Zealand (DOS-NZL)

Award Range

$250K - $250K

Eligible Applicants

Private Institutions of Higher Education

Funding Category

Community Development

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes
Timeline
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    Forecast Posted Not available
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    Forecast Due Not available
  3. 3
    Posted Jun 13, 2024 12:00 AM
  4. 4
    Due Jul 31, 2024 12:00 AM
Description

The U.S. Mission to New Zealand, under the U.S. Department of State, is seeking applications for a cooperative agreement to develop and implement a Young Pacific Leaders (YPL) Regional Workshop on Cultural Preservation and Storytelling Advocacy. The workshop aims to provide emerging Pacific leaders with skills, knowledge, and networks to preserve cultural heritage using digital tools and technologies, such as AI. The workshop will focus on building local capacity within Pacific nations to develop storytelling as a tool for advocacy and to preserve cultural heritage. It will bring together practitioners from government, civil society, and experts to discuss challenges, develop action plans, and foster regional collaboration. The workshop is expected to take place in a Pacific nation in 2025-2026. The funding for this program is $250,000, and only one award is expected to be granted. Private Institutions of Higher Education are eligible to apply. The deadline for submission is July 31, 2024. For more information, contact Tracey Zemanek, the Resource Management Specialist, at publicaffairsusnz@state.gov.

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