Public Diplomacy Funding Opportunities

Notice of Funding Opportunities
Working alongside South African partners to build a more secure, democratic, and prosperous South Africa

The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in South Africa and its Consulates in Johannesburg, Cape Town, and Durban provide occasional funding opportunities for projects and activities that support our Public Diplomacy work. These include activities that support our exchange programs, cultural events, and a variety of other initiatives. In addition, Consulates may offer small grant opportunities through their respective Annual Program Statements.

Open for Application

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