This edition of Federal Funding Spotlight 🔦 highlights open opportunities from the U. S. Departments of State, Education, and Commerce supporting…
- Upcoming United Nations-related cyber events of strategic importance
- Innovative partnerships to train school-based mental health services providers
- Schools in communities with pervasive violence, and more!
Visit the Grants.gov Search page to browse a complete list of open opportunities.
Department of State, Office of the Secretary | Current Closing Date for Applications: August 9, 2019
The U.S. Department of State’s Office of the Coordinator for Cyber Issues (S/CCI) announces an open competition for organizations to submit applications for a program to support upcoming United Nations-related cyber events of strategic importance – in particular, meetings related to the UN Group of Governmental Experts and the UN Open Ended Working Group. The purpose of this award is to support travel, lodging and other logistics for civilian government officials to participate in these key cyber-related discussions, as well as other UN events that may discuss non-security cyber issues of concern (e.g. Internet governance, cybercrime, and Internet freedom). The recipient will also develop an online training course, which aims to provide foundational understandings on core U.S. cyber policy concepts for foreign civilian government officials, particularly regarding international security and stability in cyberspace.
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Our latest edition of Federal Funding Spotlight 🔦 focuses on open opportunities from the U.S. Department of State. These grants and cooperative agreements aim to…
- increase workforce employability, and improve access to higher value opportunities through demand-driven professional training;
- develop the skills and abilities of a new generation of independent leaders;
- pair cities in the ASEAN Smart Cities Network (ASCN), water districts, and utilities with counterparts in the United States to expand the adoption of new technologies;
- use community radio to build resilience, trust, and narratives to counter violent extremism on the Kenyan coast, and more.
For a complete, 🔍 searchable list of federal funding opportunities, go to the Grants.gov Search tab.
Continue reading The Latest in Federal Grants: Opportunities from the U.S. Department of State
This week’s Federal Funding Spotlight features programs that aim to…
- strengthen humanities programs at community colleges;
- reduce the morbidity and mortality of substance use disorder in rural communities;
- assist state, tribal, local government agencies and interstate/intertribal entities in developing programs which protect, manage, and restore wetlands;
- build mutual understanding between the United States and other nations through carefully designed short-term visits to the United States for current and emerging foreign leaders.
Click here to view the latest funding opportunities published to Grants.gov.
Continue reading The Latest in Federal Grants: 5 Funding Opportunities Announced This Week
This week’s edition of #FundingFriday marks International Women’s Day by highlighting new funding opportunities supporting women’s issues around the world in the fields of medicine, politics, business and more.
- Department of State, U.S. Mission to Kenya
- Current Closing Date for Applications: March 15, 2019
- This project will use a combination of training, outreach, and mentoring to strengthen women’s voices in the public sphere leading up to the 2022 Kenyan presidential elections. More specifically, the project will build networks of successful men and women to support women leaders, identify and address gaps in communication and leadership skills among women leaders through training and mentoring, and create opportunities for women to participate fully as equal influencers in public debate on the issues of concern leading to the 2022 national elections. The project will target female leaders in politics, business, technology, academia, civil society, and media.
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This week’s edition of #FundingFriday highlights new grant opportunities supporting…
- the educational needs of American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) students;
- water and energy efficiency;
- the engagement of youth populations around the world;
- the development of new assistive technologies for specially adapted housing;
- research about how the American Lobster and is being impacted by environmental change.
We also introduce a new #FundingFriday feature, in which we highlight recent funding-related tweets from federal government accounts.
- Department of Education
- Current Closing Date for Applications: May 16, 2019
- The Indian Education Formula Grants to Local Educational Agencies (Formula Grants) program provides grants to support local educational agencies (LEAs), Indian Tribes and organizations, and other eligible entities in developing elementary and secondary school programs that serve Indian students. The U.S. Department of Education (Department) funds comprehensive programs that are designed to meet the unique cultural, language, and educational needs of American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) students and ensure that all students meet challenging State academic standards.
Continue reading Funding Friday: Federal Grant Announcements from U.S. Departments of State, Education, Interior & More
This week’s edition of #FundingFriday highlights recently-published federal funding opportunities open to non-profit organizations and non-governmental organizations that are based overseas. Click here for a list of the latest federal grant opportunities.
Department of State, U.S. Mission to Kenya
Current Closing Date for Applications: March 1, 2019
The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Nairobi announces an open competition for organizations to submit applications to design and implement an innovative program to build bridges between members of different faiths in Kenya.
Continue reading #FundingFriday: Federal Grants Open to Overseas Non-Profits and Non-Government Organizations (NGOs)
Summer is coming to a close, which means the Labor Day Holiday is coming as well. Before we get into holiday mode, though, these 5 federal grants are due September 1st through 5th, so get your applications in soon. Areas include criminal justice, occupational safety, journalism, defense, and animal care research.
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This week we are highlighting five grants you may have seen shared on Twitter by federal grant-making agencies recently. If you haven’t been following them but are interested in eSports, employment retention, conservation, mining, or scientific research, then check out these grants listed below.
Continue reading #FundingFriday: Grant Opportunities Closing in August!
This week’s #FundingFriday post curates U.S. federal grant programs for countries or regions represented by national teams in the 2018 World Cup.
The programs highlighted below support a range of initiatives, including economic development, capacity-building, environmental protection, and collaborative research.
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The following funding opportunities are among those that have been forecasted by federal grant-making agencies in recent weeks on Grants.gov.
You can browse current grant forecasts by checking the box next to “Forecasted” on the Grants.gov Search page.
Department of Defense, Dept of the Army — Materiel Command
The BARI program supports basic research in science and engineering stemming from interactive collaborative efforts between U.S. institutions of higher education and U.K. institutions of higher education that is of potential interests to U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and U.K Ministry of Defense (MOD).
Continue reading Federal Grant Forecasts from the Departments of Defense, State, and Health and Human Services