U.S. Mission Turkey of the U.S. Department of State announces an open competition for nonprofit organizations, higher education institutions and individuals to submit applications to carry out projects on one or more of the key bilateral themes.
• Support Shared Security;
• Strengthen Economic Prosperity, Promote Innovation, Foster Entrepreneurship, and Improve the Digital Economy;
• Reinforce Democratic Values;
• Foster Turkish and U.S. Ties.
Utilize This Offer
The following applicants are eligible to apply:
1. U.S. and Turkish not-for-profit organizations, including think tanks and civil society / nongovernmental organizations;
2. Public and private educational institutions;
The U.S. Mission cannot give grants to commercial firms, not-for-profit firms, municipalities, or government establishments. There are no such restrictions for project partners.
Projects should have:
a) a public teaching / public dialogue or educational component;
b) an American component;
c) a focus on underserved communities (youth, women, LGBT, etc.).
Preference will be given to individuals and organizations with a proven track record of executing superior cultural and NGO events and projects.
Applications that have in-kind or cost-sharing support are considered stronger.
Projects that have an established working Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) among all partners will also be considered stronger.
Proposals including activities located outside Turkey’s metropolitan areas are encouraged.
Awards may range from a minimum of US$5,000 to a maximum of US$50,000.
Applications received after the deadline of June 18, 2021 at 17:00 Turkey time will be considered ineligible.
For more information, please visit https://www.grants.gov/web/grants/view-opportunity.html?oppId=333086