Dept of State U.S. Mission in Morocco
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The objectives of the Public Diplomacy Grant Program are to promote positive relations between Morocco and the United States; reinforce shared values; and connect Morocco’s emerging leaders to the American people through projects that:
- · Strengthen understanding of U.S. values and institutions; highlight U.S. culture, including American Studies, English language teaching/learning, and study in the United States; as well as support diversity through the acceptance of minority groups, and other areas of mutual interest.
- · Help Moroccan youth, aged 14-25, build and develop skills to improve their potential through innovative science (especially environmental and health awareness), technology, engineering, arts, and math (STEAM) programs, as well as through entrepreneurship programs and vocational training.
- · Focus on climate crisis, energy security and a healthy planet.
- · Encourage Moroccan youth to participate in civic life through social entrepreneurship, volunteerism, and community engagement.