Current Funding Opportunities

The following Notices of Funding Opportunities (NOFOs) have been announced on 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.

Updates and Announcements

Important Notice: will be down for maintenance on August 19, 2017, and returning to service at 6:00 a.m. Eastern Time on August 21, 2017.

Important Notice:

In addition to reading each of ECA’s Notices of Funding Opportunities and accompanying documentation, please read these notices issued by GSA, HHS, and

Notice of Funding Opportunities (Pending Availability of FY 2018 Funds)

FY 2018 Global Undergraduate Exchange Program (Global UGRAD Program) Due: September 5, 2017

The Global UGRAD Program selects outstanding underserved students from East Asia and the Pacific, Europe and Eurasia, the Near East, South and Central Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa, and the Western Hemisphere to receive scholarships for one semester of non-degree study at U.S. institutions of higher education.

Notice of Funding Opportunity (PDF)

Program Objectives, Goals & Implementation   (PDF)


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