Dept of State Annual Program Statement for Cultural Affairs in Kazakhstan
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 https://uiowa.infoready4.com/#competitionDetail/1809264
Public diplomacy programming includes communications with international audiences, cultural programming, media strengthening, educational exchanges, university partnerships, civil society engagement, and education including English language instruction, and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math).
Purpose of Public diplomacy PD Grants Program: Public Affairs Section PAS invites proposals for projects that strengthen ties and highlight shared values between the United States and Kazakhstan through concrete demonstrations of cooperation between our two peoples. All programs must convey an element of American history, culture, or shared values. Competitive proposals should also include a connection with American expert/s, organization/s, or institution/s in a specific field that will promote increased understanding of U.S. policy and perspectives and/or increased cooperation between the people of the United States and Kazakhstan even after the program has concluded.