Dept of State Public Diplomacy with Vietnam

Sponsor Deadline: 

Jun 1, 2021

Internal Deadline: 

May 3, 2021


Dept of State Consulate General Ho Chi Minh City

UI Contact: 

Dept of State Public Diplomacy with Vietnam
Deadlines Round 1: February 15, 2021 (11:59 p.m. Vietnam time).   Round 2: June 1, 2021 (11:59 p.m. Vietnam time)

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

SVM700-21-PAS-001:  Successful proposals must include an element of public outreach to meet the criteria for use of Public Diplomacy funds. Public diplomacy funds may only be given to non-profit organizations or individuals. Public diplomacy programming includes communication with international audiences, cultural programming, educational exchanges, trade promotion, regional security, English language programming, innovation in and improvement of education systems, promoting science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education, and promoting journalistic professionalism. Proposals funded under this Annual Program Statement will further one or more of the U.S. Mission to Vietnam’s overarching public diplomacy goals:improving Vietnam’s global integration, market orientation, commitment to good governance, improved education systems and environmental sustainability; and/or partnering with Vietnam on regional security cooperation.

See also more programs at the US Mission to Vietnam website:

  • Opening an American Hangout at a Vietnamese University
  • Technology Club
  • English Language Teaching Program
  • Women's Empowerment Club
  • Journalism Club
  • American Social Club
  • University and High school Guidance Counselor EducationUSA Training