Dept. of State Public Diplomacy with Finland

Sponsor Deadline: 

May 15, 2021

Internal Deadline: 

Apr 15, 2021


Dept. of State US Embassy in Helsinki

UI Contact: 

Dept. of State Public Diplomacy with Finland Small Grants Program

Dept. of State DOS solicitations generally limit the number of applications that may go forward in response to a specific solicitation. 
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The U.S. Embassy Finland is particularly, but not exclusively, interested in proposals focused on the following themes: 

  • ·        Strengthening the Transatlantic relationship 
  • ·        Increasing cooperation between Arctic states and communities 
  • ·        Addressing media literacy and critical thinking in the age of disinformation 
  • ·        Increasing collaboration and exchange between American and Finnish students and teachers 
  • ·        Engaging diverse Finnish populations 
  • ·        Promoting economic prosperity, entrepreneurship, and innovation