Accelerating STEM and Climate Ambitions
ID: 351772Type: Posted
Overview

Buyer

U.S. Mission to Luxembourg (DOS-LUX)

Award Range

$3K - $15K

Eligible Applicants

Individuals

Funding Category

Other

Funding Instrument

Grant

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 Jan 11, 2024 12:00 AM
  4. 4
    Due May 5, 2024 12:00 AM
Description

The U.S. Mission to Luxembourg, under the Public Diplomacy Section (PD) of the U.S. Embassy, is seeking proposals for programs that strengthen bilateral ties between the United States and Luxembourg on Accelerating STEM and Climate Ambitions. The grant opportunity is open to various organizations, including non-governmental organizations, think tanks, government institutions, academic institutions, and individuals.

The programs should focus on raising awareness about space and satellite technology, space exploration, biotechnology, green technology, clean energy, climate change, the climate crisis, or sustainable finance. This could include educational programs for young people, trainings for educators, public debates, exhibits, and speakers. Additionally, programs that promote interactive STEM skills such as computer programming, coding, and robotics, or highlight the importance of protecting the environment, clean air and water, and sustainability measures are encouraged.

Projects that bring U.S. experts to engage with Luxembourg audiences and share American best practices in STEM and space research, climate change, sustainability, sustainable finance, renewables, environmental protection, or biotechnology are also eligible. All programs must engage Luxembourg audiences and include a U.S. element or connection with U.S. experts to promote increased understanding of U.S. policy and perspectives.

The grant funding has an award ceiling of $15,000 and an award floor of $3,000. The deadline for submitting applications is May 5, 2024. For more information and to access the complete Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO), please visit the Funding Opportunities page on the U.S. Embassy Luxembourg website: https://lu.usembassy.gov/grants-program/.

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