U.S. Embassy Beirut, Lebanon PDS Annual Program Statement

Active
Yes
Status
Posted
Published Date
January 3rd, 2024
Close Date
June 21st, 2024
Total Funding
$500,000.00
Award Ceiling
$250,000.00
Award Floor
$25,000.00
Expected No. Awards
8
Opportunity No.
LBN-PDS-2024-APS

Agency

U.S. Mission to Lebanon (DOS-LBN)

Eligible Applicants

Individuals

Funding Category

Other

Funding Instrument

Grant

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The U.S. Mission to Lebanon is offering a grant opportunity titled "U.S. Embassy Beirut, Lebanon PDS Annual Program Statement". This grant is part of the Public Diplomacy Grants Program and aims to fund projects that promote increased understanding of U.S. values, policies, and perspectives in Lebanon. The grant seeks proposals that address priority program themes such as inclusive/creative approaches to civic engagement, good governance, free speech/expression, advancing human rights, English language learning and programming, and educational partnerships between Lebanese and American academic institutions. Proposals with diversity, equity, inclusion, and/or accessibility components are highly encouraged. The grant has an estimated total program funding of $500,000 and expects to make 8 awards. The deadline for submission is June 21, 2024. For more information and inquiries, please contact Public Diplomacy Beirut at PDBeirutGrants@state.gov.

Description

The U.S. Embassy Beirut, Lebanon’s Public Diplomacy Section (PDS Beirut) is pleased to invite proposals for its Public Diplomacy Grants Program. This Annual Program Statement outlines thematic priorities and the procedure to submit funding requests. Please carefully follow all instructions below. PDS Beirut invites proposals for projects that address one or more of the thematic priorities listed below. All projects must include an American cultural element or a connection with American expert(s), organization(s), or institution(s) in a specific field that will promote increased understanding of U.S. values, policies, and/or perspectives. Proposals with diversity, equity, inclusion, and/or accessibility components are highly encouraged. Priority Program Themes: PDS Beirut seeks proposals that address the following priority program themes: · Inclusive/creative approaches to civic engagement, good governance, free speech/expression, and/or advancing human rights. · English Language learning and programming. · Educational partnerships between Lebanese and American academic institutions.

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