Dept of State Public Diplomacy with Brazil

Sponsor Deadline: 

Jun 1, 2021

Internal Deadline: 

Apr 14, 2021


Dept of State U.S. Consulate General in Rio de Janeiro

UI Contact: 

Rio de Janeiro Annual Program Statement
deadline May 14, 2021

U.S. Embassy Brasilia Public Affairs Section Annual Program Statement FY 2021
deadline June 1, 2021

Dept. of State DOS solicitations generally limit the number of applications that may go forward in response to a specific solicitation. 
Prospective applicants from the UI who wish to apply to a DOS program that limits the number of applications allowed per institution must refer to the UI Limited Submissions guidelines at

The Consulate seeks project proposals in the following Priority Program Areas: 

  • U.S. FOREIGN POLICY - Programs that help Brazilian audiences analyze, debate, and understand U.S. foreign policy. 
  • DEMOCRATIC VALUES  - Programs that strengthen civil society and promote human rights, women’s empowerment, diversity, racial equity, rule of law, freedom of the press, and other democratic values.   
  • INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP - Programs that aim to build capacity in both areas and focus on inclusion of under-represented demographics. 
  • STEM LEARNING - Programs that help underrepresented communities learn, adopt, and thrive from Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM), including programs that help young people learn future job skills, such as coding.