PD Announces Local Grants Funding for FY 2018

The Public Diplomacy Section (PD) of U.S. Embassy Banjul is pleased to announce that funding is available through the Embassy’s Public Diplomacy Grants Program for Fiscal Year 2018. Embassy Public Diplomacy (PD) grants are intended for local representatives of civil society, including non-governmental organizations (NGOs), think tanks, and universities, to support exchange between the U.S. and the Gambia with the aim of improving mutual respect and understanding. Proposalsmust also advance one or more of the following U.S. Embassy priorities: Strengthen Democratic Institutions, Support Good Governance, and Advance Human Rights; Promote Economic Development, Support Gambians’ Access to Sufficient and Nutritious Food; and Advance Health, Bolster Education to Enhance Social Welfare.

Proposals should be submitted via email to the U.S. Embassy Banjul Public Diplomacy Section at the following email address: PublicDiplomacyBanjul@state.gov. The application deadline is 12:00 pm on June 1, 2018. Late applications will not be considered.

Please follow the link below for a detailed description of the grant requirements and application process.