U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP)

Large Grants Competition: Call for Abstracts

The U.S. Mission to South Africa is accepting project abstracts for the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2017 Large Grants Program.

The U.S. Mission to South Africa and the Cultural Heritage Center (“the Center”) of the U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs request project abstracts for partnership-based projects to preserve significant cultural heritage sites through the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP).

The AFCP Large Grants Program supports the preservation of major ancient archaeological sites, historic buildings and monuments, and major museum collections that are accessible to the public and protected by law in the host country.  The floor on the amount of awards is $200,000 per project.

Abstracts are due January 18, 2017.

Please download and consult the Guidelines (PDF 90KB) for guidance on submitting an abstract  »

 

Small Grants Program: Call for Proposals for Proposals

The U.S. Mission to South Africa is accepting Letters of Intent and Project Abstracts for the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2017 Small Grants Program.

The AFCP Small Grants Program supports the preservation of cultural sites or objects and museum collections of historical or cultural significance to South Africans.  Individual awards range from $10,000 to $200,000

This call for proposals is divided into two phases:  Letter of Intent due November 18, 2016 and Project Abstract due January 13, 2017.

Please download and consult the Application and Submission Information document (PDF, 65 KB) for detailed guidance on the process »