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VAU PDS Annual Program Statement
ID: 354247Type: Posted


U.S. Mission to Venezuela (DOS-VEN)

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$10K - $25K

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    Posted May 16, 2024 12:00 AM
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    Due Jun 30, 2024 12:00 AM

The U.S. Mission to Venezuela is offering a grant opportunity through its VAU Public Diplomacy Section (PDS) Annual Program Statement. The purpose of this grant is to support democratic initiatives, higher education cooperation, and an active citizenry in Venezuela. The grant aims to highlight shared values, bilateral cooperation, and support for diversity, equality, accessibility, and inclusion.

The VAU PDS is inviting proposals that address priority program areas such as strengthening independent media, promoting democratic values and citizen participation, and building university partnerships and higher-education exchanges. All programs must include an American component that establishes or strengthens ties between people in Venezuela and the United States.

The grant provides a total amount of $100,000, with individual awards ranging from $10,000 to $25,000. The anticipated number of awards is four, depending on the availability of funding. The performance period for proposed programs is up to 12 months, with an anticipated program start date of October 1, 2024.

Interested applicants can find more information and review the Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) at the following link: Additional Information.

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