Updated Sep 10, 2020CLOSED

U.S. Embassy Algiers PAS Annual Program Statement

The U.S. Embassy Algiers Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. This is an Annual Program Statement, outlining our funding priorities, the strategic themes we focus on, and the procedures for submitting requests for funding. Please carefully follow all instructions below.

Purpose of Small Grants: PAS Algiers invites proposals for programs that strengthen cultural ties between the U.S. and Algeria through cultural and exchange programming that highlights shared values and promotes bilateral cooperation. 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.

Examples of PAS Small Grants Program programs include, but are not limited to:

  • • Academic and professional lectures, seminars and speaker programs;
  • • Artistic and cultural workshops, joint performances and exhibitions;
  • • Cultural heritage conservation and preservation programs;
  • • Professional and academic exchanges and programs; and
  • • English language programs.
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CLOSEDSep 17, 2020Deadline
Up to $250,000Amount
1-12 Months Duration(Months)

Mandatory Requirements

Implemented In:
Focus AreasDemocracy, Human Rights, and Governance
Economic Growth and Trade
The Public Affairs Section encourages applications from U.S. and Algeria
  • • Registered not-for-profit organizations, including think tanks and civil society/nongovernmental organizations with programming experience
  • • Individuals
  • • Non-profit or governmental educational institutions
  • • Governmental institutions

Other Requirements

Target Beneficiaries

Intended audiences should consist of one of the following categories depending on the program area, goals, and activities of the project:

  • • Underserved and at-risk youth (13-25);
  • • Emerging voices, including civil society leaders;
  • • Members of our American Spaces;
  • • Young entrepreneurs;
  • • Civil society or non-government organizations;
  • • Established opinion leaders or influencers;
  • • Government officials;
  • • Non-state actors, such as academic institutions, the media, and others who communicate with the public; and
  • • General Algerian audiences, particularly residents of southern provinces.

Financial StatementsCost sharing is encouraged but not required
Reporting RequirementsRecipients will be required to submit financial reports and program reports. The award document will specify how often these reports must be submitted.REQUIRED

Application Directions

All application materials must be submitted by email to Algiers_Grants@state.gov.
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