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 announcements below.
FY 2018 Special Professional Fellows Program for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
Deadline: May 16, 2018
The Special Professional Fellows Program for the ASEAN is a two-way global exchange program designed to promote mutual understanding, enhance leadership and professional skills, and build lasting and sustainable partnerships between mid-level emerging leaders from ASEAN countries and the United States.
FY 2018 TechGirls Central Asia Program
Deadline: May 14, 2018
Echoing the goals of the TechWomen program, TechGirls supports development in the field of technology and enables young women to reach their full potential in the technology industry. The program builds on the U.S. global commitment to advance the rights of women and girls around the world and promote science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education. It also fosters connections and understanding among the youth of the United States and the countries of Central Asia.
FY 2018 Future Leaders Exchange (FLEX) Program Organizational Components
Deadline: March 26, 2018
The FLEX program provides scholarships for high school students from Europe and Asia to live and study in the United States for an academic year. In turn, these students expose U.S. citizens to the culture, traditions, and lifestyles of people of their home countries.
FY 2018 International Sports Programming Initiative (ISPI)
Deadline: April 30, 2018
The International Sports Programming Initiative uses sports to help underserved youth around the world develop important leadership skills, achieve academic success, promote tolerance and respect for diversity, and positively contribute to their home and host communities. Sports Diplomacy programs are an important tool for advancing U.S. foreign policy goals through interaction with hard-to-reach groups such as at-risk youth, women, minorities, people with disabilities, and non-English speakers.
FY 2018 Youth Leadership Programs with Algeria, Iraq, the Philippines, and Russia
Deadline: April 30, 2018
The FY18 Youth Leadership Programs provide youth (typically between the ages of 15-17) and adult educators/community leaders the opportunity to examine civic education, leadership development, respect for diversity, and community engagement through three-to-four week exchanges in the United States.
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