The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan is pleased to announce an open competition for eligible organizations to submit applications for a project to carry out media activities that support the current peace process and future reconciliation efforts.
PAS seeks proposals for a project that will support current peace and reconciliation efforts through:
a) developing media fact-checking capacity,
b) enhancing peace reporting and public outreach on the peace process, and
c) strengthening provincial media organizations.
Utilize This Offer
Eligibility is open to all types of applicants except for individuals.
Organizations may sub-award / contract with other entities, but only one entity may be the prime recipient of the award.
When sub-awarding / contracting with other entities, the responsibilities of each entity must be clearly defined in the proposal.
The primary goal of this project is to support current peace and reconciliation efforts through developing media fact-checking, enhancing reporting on local / regional peace activities, and strengthening provincial media organizations.
Anticipated Award Amount:
• The floor for the base period is set at US$500,000.
• The ceiling for the base period is set at US$750,000.
This project will be funded by Economic Support Funds, authorized by the Foreign Assistance Act, and is subject to the statutory limitations of such funding.
Anticipated Performance Period:
Base Period - 24 months.
Anticipated Program Start Date: July 2021.
Closing Date for Applications: June 22, 2021.
For more information, please visit https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=333019