Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund

The summary for the Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund grant is detailed below. This summary states who is eligible for the grant, how much grant money will be awarded, current and past deadlines, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) numbers, and a sampling of similar government grants. Verify the accuracy of the data provides by visiting the webpage noted in the Link to Full Announcement section or by contacting the appropriate person listed as the Grant Announcement Contact. If any section is incomplete, please visit the website for the US Mission to Azerbaijan, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund: AEIF provides alumni of U.S. government-sponsored and facilitated exchange programs with funding to expand on skills gained during their exchange experience to design and implement innovative solutions to global challenges facing their community. Since its inception in 2011, AEIF has funded nearly 500 alumni-led projects around the world through a competitive global competition. Inspiration can be found at and in the linked pages for Winners and Success Stories in the left column. This year, AEIF will support the United States' commitment to "Catalyzing Change: Promoting Social Entrepreneurship as a Vehicle for Economic Development." The U.S. Embassy in Azerbaijan will accept public service projects proposed and managed by teams of at least two (2) alumni that support themes such as: Economic Awareness and Education: Projects that raise awareness about key economic challenges facing communities in Azerbaijan. Proposals may include initiatives to educate the public on economic concepts, financial literacy, and opportunities for economic advancement. Training for Economic Resilience: Projects that provide targeted training programs to enhance the skills of local communities in navigating economic challenges. This could involve workshops, seminars, or skill-building sessions to empower individuals and businesses. Capacity Building for Sustainable Development: Projects that contribute to the long-term economic development of Azerbaijan by building local capacity. This may involve the establishment of training centers, mentorship programs, or initiatives that foster entrepreneurship and innovation. Mitigating Economic Effects of Climate Change: Projects that safeguard communities from the negative effects of climate change through assessments of fiscal risks posed by the impacts of climate change, implementation of sustainable and viable alternatives such as green energy, and public awareness campaigns. Proposals that do not address the theme as outlined in the program objectives will be deemed ineligible. All project activities must take place outside of the United States and its territories.
Federal Grant Title: Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund
Federal Agency Name: US Mission to Azerbaijan (DOS-AZE)
Grant Categories: Education
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: DOS-AZE-PD-24-01
Type of Funding: Grant
CFDA Numbers: 19.022
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: February 22nd, 2024
Original Application Deadline: February 22nd, 2024
Posted Date: January 16th, 2024
Creation Date: January 16th, 2024
Archive Date: March 23rd, 2024
Total Program Funding:
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $35,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $5,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Last Updated: January 18th, 2024
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Grant Announcement Contact
Nigar Aliyeva
[email protected]
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