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

Call for Proposals: U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation 2024

The U.S. Embassy in Djibouti and the Cultural Heritage Center (“the Center”) of the U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs are pleased to announce the 2023 call for proposals for the Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Grants Competition.

This year the Center is implementing several changes to the program during this cycle including combining the small and large grants program into a single program, and dividing the application process into two rounds and reducing the amount of information required up front. Please review all information in this announcement prior to submitting applications or questions.

Click HERE to read the full proposal.

The deadline for completing and submitting a Concept Paper and supporting Budget Worksheet for Round 1 to the Embassy is December 28, 2023. Completed Concept Papers for Round 1 must be submitted in English electronically to DjiboutiPDSubmissions@state.gov with  2024 AFCP Competition in the subject line.
The strongest applications invited to participate in Round 2 will submit a full application.

Further information about the AFCP grant and previous grantees can be found here: https://eca.state.gov/cultural-heritage-center/ambassadors-fund-cultural-preservation