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2020 U.S. Ambassadors Fund For Cultural Preservation Small Grants in Nigeria

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted November 5, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on December 9, 2019
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The 2020 Small Grants Competition of the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) supports the preservation of cultural sites, cultural objects, and forms of traditional cultural expression in more than 100 countries around the world, including Nigeria.

AFCP-supported projects include the restoration of ancient and historic buildings, assessment and conservation of rare manuscripts and museum collections, preservation and protection of important archaeological sites, and the documentation of vanishing traditional craft techniques and indigenous languages.

Eligible project applicants include reputable and accountable non-commercial entities, such as non-governmental organizations, museums, ministries of culture, or similar institutions and organizations that are able to demonstrate that they have the requisite experience and capacity to manage projects to preserve cultural heritage.

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The funding advances U.S. foreign policy goals and show American respect for cultural heritage.
The deadline for submitting applications is December 10, 2019..
For more information, please visit https://ng.usembassy.gov/education-culture/ambassadors-fund-for-cultural...

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Nov 05
Nov 05

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 = increase your chances of success!
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 then use its filters (right upper corner) to find what may really suit 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; yes, tell these storiies too... - they will enlighten and inspire your network.

Anita Shrestha
Nov 05
Nov 05

NIce sharing

Jill Langhus
Nov 06
Nov 06

Thanks, Ana.