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

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

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 2020 call for proposals for the Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Small Grants Competition.
The AFCP competition demonstrates the United States’ commitment to protecting cultural heritage. In Djibouti, the AFCP competition aims to preserve historic buildings, archaeological sites, ethnographic objects, paintings, manuscripts, and indigenous languages and other forms of traditional cultural expression significance to Djiboutian’s. Individual awards can range from $10,000 to $200,000. Awards will be subject to availability of funds.

Please download and read all guidelines carefully before applying. This is a competition for cultural projects, not development projects.

Application and Submission Information:
Please complete and submit the attached application form and budget template in English by COB November 29, 2019 to DjiboutiPDSubmissions@state.gov. For further enquiries, please email or call: 21453339.
Further information about the AFCP grant and previous grantees can be found here: https://eca.state.gov/cultural-heritage-center/ambassadors-fund-cultural-preservation