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U.S. Embassy Singapore: Alumni Community Project Fund (ACPF) 2019

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted August 6, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on August 14, 2019
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This year, subject to the availability of funding, the U.S. Embassy Singapore Public Affairs Section (PAS) will award a limited number of small grants of up to US$25,000 to teams of past and current participants of U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs to carry out public service projects that utilize skills and knowledge they have gained through their exchange experiences, and to positively change their communities within Singapore.

Award amounts vary between US$5,000 and US$25,000.

The funds may be used to support projects, such as, but not limited to the following themes:
- Foster Economic Prosperity
- Build Civic Participation, Good Governance, and Resilient Communities
- Advance Science, Technology, Health, and Innovation
- Promote Inclusion and Educational Opportunity
- Empower Women and Girls
- Mentorship programs in Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM), or English language.

Utilize This Offer

Applicants and all team members must be citizens or permanent residents of Singapore or the United States
All proposals must be submitted with “Alumni Community Project Fund (ACPF) 2019 Application” no later than 11:59pm on August 15, 2019.
For further information, visit https://tinyurl.com/y4kqtf

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Jill Langhus
Aug 07
Aug 07

Thanks, Ana.

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Aug 12
Aug 12

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply;
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills.
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and use its filters (right upper corner) to find what really suits you.
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others.
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests - tell these stories too. They will enlighten and inspire the sisterhood.