Current Funding Opportunities
The following Notices of Funding Opportunities (NOFOs) have been announced on Grants.gov and will remain on this site until the closing dates. This site is updated whenever a NOFO opens or closes. Please read each NOFO for the closing date and other information for proposal preparation. If you have questions, staff contact information may be found in the text of each NOFO. Please review the proposal submission announcement below.
FY 2016 The Future Leaders Exchange (FLEX) Program: Host Family and School Placement and Monitoring due November 4, 2015
The FLEX program will provide scholarships for Eurasian high school students to live in American society for an academic year to attend a U.S. high school. In turn, these students will expose U.S. citizens to the culture, traditions, and lifestyles of people in Eurasia.
FY 2016 Community College Initiative Program due November 16, 2015
FY 2016 Study of the U.S. Institutes for Scholars and Secondary Educators Due December 4, 2015
The U.S. Institutes for Scholars and Secondary Educators will provide multinational groups of experienced foreign university educators, scholars, teachers, and other professionals with a deeper understanding of U.S. society, culture, values, and institutions.
FY 2016 Study of the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders Due December 11, 2015
The Study of the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders are intensive academic programs whose purpose is to provide groups of foreign undergraduate students with a deeper understanding of U.S. society, culture, and institutions. Institutes will focus on the following themes: Civic Engagement; Global Environmental Issues; Religious Pluralism in the United States; Social Entrepreneurship; and Women’s Leadership.
FY 2016 Special Professional Fellows Program for Latin America and the Caribbean Due December 28, 2015
The Professional Fellows Division in the Office of Citizen Exchanges at the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) invites proposal submissions for the FY 2016 Special Professional Fellows Program (PFP) for Latin America and the Caribbean in support of the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative (YLAI). The Professional Fellows Program is a two-way, global exchange program designed to enhance leadership and professional skills, and build lasting and sustainable partnerships between mid-level emerging leaders from foreign countries and the United States. The defining program activity for 250 foreign participants is a substantive five-week U.S.-based fellowship, including an individualized placement in a U.S. workplace, complemented by collaborative programming with American outbound participants in the foreign participant’s home country.
FY 2016 Study of the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders from Europe Due December 18, 2015
The FY 2016 Study of the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders from Europe will involve undergraduate students from underserved communities and focus on one of the themes of Civic Engagement, Environmental Stewardship, and Social Entrepreneurship.
FY 2016 Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows Summer Institute Due December 28, 2015
The FY 2016 Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellows Summer Institute will focus on transatlantic relations, leadership development, critical thinking, diplomacy, community activism, and the media as ways that young adults can unite around their common goals.
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