FY17 U.S. South Pacific Scholarship Program and FY17 United States Timor-Leste Scholarship Program

The summary for the FY17 U.S. South Pacific Scholarship Program and FY17 United States Timor-Leste Scholarship Program 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 FederalGrants.com 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 Bureau Of Educational and Cultural Affairs, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
FY17 U.S. South Pacific Scholarship Program and FY17 United States Timor-Leste Scholarship Program: The Office of Academic Programs of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) announces an open competition for an assistance award to administer the FY 2017 United States South Pacific (USSP) Scholarship Program and the FY 2017 United States Timor-Leste (USTL) Scholarship Program. Eligible applicants may submit a proposal to administer one or both of the scholarship programs. U.S. public and private non-profit organizations meeting the provisions described in Internal Revenue Code section 26 CFR 1.501(c)(3) may submit proposals to organize and carry out academic exchange program activities for approximately three (3) participants from the sovereign island nations of the South Pacific (eligible nations are listed below in the Overview section) and/or approximately three (3) participants from Timor-Leste. Working closely with U.S. Embassy Public Affairs Sections in the region, the award recipient(s) will be responsible for the administration of the programs, including publicity and recruitment, review of academic credentials, convening review panels and assisting with merit-based competitive selection and nomination, placing students at appropriate U.S. institutions for academic degree study leading to a bachelors or masters degree, facilitating student travel to the United States, providing orientation, enrichment activities, and pre-return activities, providing monitoring and support services, conducting on-going evaluation and follow-up with program alumni. The duration of the cooperative agreement(s) will be up to five years, beginning approximately on August 1, 2017 and ending on July 31, 2022. This program will be implemented pending the availability of FY 2017 funds.
Federal Grant Title: FY17 U.S. South Pacific Scholarship Program and FY17 United States Timor-Leste Scholarship Program
Federal Agency Name: Bureau Of Educational and Cultural Affairs (DOS-ECA)
Grant Categories: Other
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: ECA-ECAAE-17-017
Type of Funding: Cooperative Agreement
CFDA Numbers: 19.011
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: May 29th, 2017
Original Application Deadline: May 29th, 2017
Posted Date: March 31st, 2017
Creation Date: March 31st, 2017
Archive Date: June 28th, 2017
Total Program Funding:
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $700,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $350,000
Expected Number of Awards:
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Last Updated: March 31st, 2017
Category Explanation
Please see full announcement.
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education - Nonprofits having a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education - Private institutions of higher education - Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification.)
Additional Information on Eligibility
Please see full announcement.
Link to Full Grant Announcement
FY17 U.S. South Pacific Scholarship Program and FY17 United States Timor-Leste Scholarship Program
Grant Announcement Contact
Grants.gov Contact Center
Phone Number: 1-800-518-4726

Hours of operation are 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The contact center is closed on federal holidays.
[email protected]

Grants.gov Customer Support
Similar Government Grants
FY 2023 United States South Pacific Scholarship Program and FY 2023 United States Timor-Le...
FY 2022 Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program
FY 2019 Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program
FY 2016 Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
FY 2014 Timor-Leste and South Pacific Scholarship Programs
Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program
Edmund S. Muskie Graduate Fellowship Program
Junior Faculty Development Program
More Grants from the Bureau Of Educational and Cultural Affairs
FY 2024 Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellowship
FY 2024 Professional Fellows Congress
FY 2024 Professional Fellows Program
Official U.S. Presentation at the 19th International Architecture Biennale
FY 2024 Study of the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders from the Western Hemisphere

FederalGrants.com is not endorsed by, or affiliated with, any government agency. Copyright ©2007-2024 FederalGrants.com