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U.S. Embassy in Tunisia: Public Diplomacy Grant Program - Statement 2021

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted January 22, 2021 from Brazil
Expires on April 30, 2021
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The U.S. Mission in Tunisia’s Public Affairs Office (PAO) is pleased to announce that funding is available through the Public Diplomacy Grant Program to promote positive relations between Tunisia and the United States; reinforce shared values; and connect Tunisia’s emerging leaders to the American people.

Activities that are typically funded include, but are not limited to:
a) Youth engagement, leadership, and education programs;
b) Workshops, seminars, trainings, and master classes on American themes or issues of mutual interest mentioned in the goals of the Program;
c) Cultural programs that target youth and underserved communities;
d) Programs to empower women and girls;
e) Radio, television, and social media training and programming in support of the Program objectives.

All organizations applying for an award must have the following registrations:
> Dun and Bradstreet (D&B) Data Universal Numbering System (DUNS) number;
> NATO Commercial and Government Entity (CAGE/NCAGE) code; and
> System for Award Management (

If you have applied and have not yet received the registration number, provide proof of application.

Utilize This Offer

The Public Affairs Office encourages applications from all sectors: committed and organized civil-society organizations, local representatives of civil society, think tanks, non-governmental organizations, cultural institutions, academic institutions, and individuals.

All grantees must have a non-profit status.

They seek proposals for activities that engage geographically and demographically diverse audiences within Tunisia.

U.S. NGOs and individuals may apply, but preference is given to Tunisian NGOs or to partnerships that develop capacity with Tunisian NGOs.

Grants range from USD$5,000 to USD$25,000.

Applications will be reviewed three times during Fiscal Year 2021. The deadlines for application are:
Round 1: January 1, 2021.
Round 2: March 1, 2021.
Round 3: May 1, 2021.

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Jan 22
Jan 22

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you, in order 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 attests usually required by calls such this one);
3. Write - baby steps... - and discuss a project draft, to validate within your group the priorities of the project and to train your grant writing skills as well;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your proposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Do visit regularly the World Pulse website to make customized searches for grant opportunities. How?
a) Click on the Menu (left upper corner);
b) Type the name of your country in the search area (blank space); click enter;
c) Click on Filters;
d) Click on Resource;
e) Browse the results (opportunities) that will show up, by chronological order of posting;
6. Share the opportunities that do not apply to you but can interest others;
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests. Yes, tell these stories too... They will enlighten and inspire your network;
8. Instead of copying this posting in order to share it, please forward the link of this page. Hence more people will get to know World Pulse and its website.

Jill Langhus
Jan 23
Jan 23

Thanks, Ana.