‘America’s Role in the Fight Against Apartheid’ Project (Closing July 22)

Funding Opportunity Title:              America’s Role in the Fight Against Apartheid
Funding Opportunity Number:        DOS-PTA-201912
Announcement type:                        Cooperative Agreement
CFDA Number:                                   19.040
Deadline for Applications:                July 22, 2019
Total Expected Funds:                       $300,000


The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy South Africa of the U.S. Department of State announces an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out the “America’s Role in the Fight Against Apartheid” project.  

Program Objectives

  • To develop a publically accessible museum-style exhibition that would represent the historical anti-Apartheid movement in the United States.
  • To raise public awareness both in the United States and in South Africa of the similarities and synergies between the American civil rights movement, the anti-Apartheid movement in the United States, and South Africa’s liberation struggle.
  • To balance South Africans’ perceptions of the role U.S. civil society played in trying to end Apartheid in South Africa and support the struggle for liberation.