Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF) 2024

Active
No
Status
Posted
Published Date
December 12th, 2023
Close Date
January 12th, 2024
Total Funding
$35,000.00
Award Ceiling
$35,000.00
Award Floor
$5,000.00
Expected No. Awards
2
Opportunity No.
EMB-BANGUI-PDS-AEIF-FY24-001

Agency

U.S. Mission to Central African Republic (DOS-CAF)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Other

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The U.S. Mission to Central African Republic is offering the Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF) 2024 grant opportunity. This grant aims to provide funding to alumni of U.S. government-funded and U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs to develop and implement innovative solutions to global challenges in their communities. The grant is open to teams of at least two alumni, and the proposed projects should align with themes such as English language instruction and learning, women's economic empowerment, combatting trafficking in persons, peace and reconciliation, justice and rule of law, and education and teaching. The grant has an award ceiling of $35,000 and an award floor of $5,000. The deadline for submission is January 31, 2024. For more information and to apply, visit the official website.

Description

The U.S. Embassy in the Central African Republic’s Public Diplomacy Section (PDS) is announcing an open competition for past participants (“alumni”) of U.S. government-funded and U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs to submit applications to the 2024 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF 2024). We seek proposals from teams of at least two alumni that meet all program eligibility requirements below. Exchange alumni interested in participating in AEIF 2024 should submit proposals to BanguiGrants@state.gov by January 31, 2024. AEIF provides alumni of U.S.-sponsored and -facilitated exchange programs with funding to expand on skills gained during their exchange experience in order to design and implement innovative solutions to global challenges facing their community. Since its inception in 2011, AEIF has funded nearly 500 alumni-led projects around the world through a competitive global competition. U.S. Embassy Bangui will accept public service projects proposed and managed by teams of at least two (2) alumni that support one or more of the following themes: · English language instruction and learning · Women’s economic empowerment · Combatting trafficking in persons · Peace and reconciliation · Justice and rule of law · Education and teaching

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Opportunity Lifecycle

Title
Type
Grant