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

Small Grants Competition

Call for Proposals: U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation
The U.S. Embassy in Djibouti is calling for proposals for projects to preserve cultural heritage.
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 2018 call for proposals for the Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Small Grants Competition. Organizations that wish to submit an application for the grant must first submit a Letter of Intent briefly outlining their proposal by December 7th, 2017. The U.S. Embassy in Djibouti will shortlist the most competitive proposals and invites those organizations to submit final and complete proposals.

The AFCP competition demonstrates the United States’ commitment to protecting cultural heritage. In Djibouti, the AFCP competition aims to preserve cultural sites or objects and museum collections of historical or cultural significance to Djiboutian’ s. Individual awards can range from $10,000 to $200,000.

Please download and read all guidelines (PDF 386 KB) carefully before submitting a letter of intent. This is a competition for cultural projects, not development projects.