2021 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund

NOTICE OF FUNDING OPPORTUNITY

U.S. EMBASSY SOUTH AFRICA PUBLIC AFFAIRS SECTION

Funding Opportunity Title: 2021 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund
Funding Opportunity Number: PAS-ZAF-FY21-04
Deadline for Applications: Midnight SAST, Monday, March 15, 2021
Assistance Listing Number: 19.452
Total Amount Available: Between $10,000 to $50,000 per award
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Please carefully follow all instructions in the documents.

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in South Africa announces a limited competition for alumni of U.S. government-funded and U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs. Alumni of these programs are invited to submit applications to the 2021 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF 2021). The Embassy seeks proposals from teams of at least two alumni that meet all program eligibility requirements. Please carefully follow all instructions in the documents.

AEIF provides alumni of U.S. government sponsored and facilitated exchange programs with funding to expand on skills gained during their exchange experience to design and implement innovative solutions to global challenges facing their communities.

Priority Region: Project activities must take place in South Africa, and be directed at South African audiences/participants.