Sponsor: Department of State
Target Group: Faculty & Staff
Closing Date: April 30, 2021
Description: The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Panama is pleased to announce that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. This is a Notice of Funding Opportunity describing the purpose of this program, the parameters of the projects it seeks to support, and the requirements and procedures for submitting proposals. Please carefully follow all instructions below.
Purpose: The Public Affairs Section invites proposals for programs that further U.S. foreign policy and public diplomacy interests in Panama in one of the four categories below. All programs must include an American cultural element, or connection with American expert/s, organization/s, or institution/s in a specific field that will promote increased understanding of U.S. policy and perspectives.
- Promote more open and sustainable economic growth in Panama through activities that encourage or strengthen local entrepreneurship
- Encourage the development of a strong civil society that upholds the values of transparency, accountability, and good governance
- Improve the quality of or access to English and STEAM education for young people in marginalized communities
- Promote sustainable development through responsible management of Panama’s environmental resources