Updated Mar 17, 2021

Democracy Commission Small Grants Program Competition

Offered by U.S. Department of State

The United States Embassy is pleased to announce the first round of the 2021 Democracy Commission Small Grants Program competition. The program supports initiatives that develop democracy, promote respect for human rights, and support civic education in Armenia.
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Apr 15, 2021Deadline
$5,000 - $50,000Amount
3 to 12 monthsDuration(Months)

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented In:
Focus AreasGood Governance (Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance)
Communications and Media
Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance
Entrepreneurship (Economic Growth and Trade)
Citizen Participation (Democracy, Human Rights, and Governance)
Youth Engagement and Contribution (Youth)

The following organizations are eligible to apply:

• Armenian not-for-profit organizations, including think tanks and civil society/non-governmental organizations;

• Independent media outlets registered in Armenia.

Milestones Reached

Countries Implemented In1REQUIRED

Other Requirements

Reporting RequirementsRecipients will be required to submit financial reports and program reports. The award document will specify how often these reports must be submitted. All recipients must submit a formal report to the Grants Officer upon completion of the project. The report should discuss what was done, whether the project was successful from the applicant's perspective and how it might be improved in the future. Copies of video materials, CDs and other video and audio aids generated during the implementation of the project attesting to the success of the grant activities are welcome, and sometimes required indeed. An accounting of the use of the grant funds must also be included. The information from this report will enable the Democracy Commission to better evaluate future proposals.

Application And Awards Process

All applications must be written in English using the application portal available at the following link: https://www.usa.am/forms/site/view?id=ef790d3dda65ccddcef4fa7411b1ff50


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