Increasing Entrepreneurship amongst Cabo Verdean Artists through Virtual Concert Series Kriolu Kafe

The summary for the Increasing Entrepreneurship amongst Cabo Verdean Artists through Virtual Concert Series Kriolu Kafe 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 Cape Verde, which is the U.S. government agency offering this grant.
Increasing Entrepreneurship amongst Cabo Verdean Artists through Virtual Concert Series Kriolu Kafe: The U.S. Embassy Praia of the U.S. Department of State announces an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out a program to increase entrepreneurship amongst Cabo Verdean artist through the virtual concert series “Kriolu Kafe.” Please follow all instructions below.Program Objectives: This program seeks to award a cooperative agreement for up to $25,000 to host four virtual concerts featuring Cabo Verdean and American artists via the “live” function on U.S. Embassy Praia's Facebook and Instagram accounts. The purpose of this project is to promote mutual understanding between the U.S. and Cabo Verde through the arts, and to promote a series of entrepreneurship conferences for artists with speakers provided by U.S. Embassy Praia.U.S. Embassy created “Kriolu Kafe” in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic to show support for the local artist community and provide a mechanism to teach artists key entrepreneurship tenets, and how to critically think about how to sell their art in the global marketplace. This program has been very successful so far, and the Embassy expects that the concert series will continue to be successful in the future.Applicants are expected to manage all logistical requirements for the concert series including but not limited to professional lighting, sound and high-quality film production. Furthermore, applicants are expected to work with the Public Diplomacy (PD) Section at U.S. Embassy Praia to identify artistic talent and concert themes. The PD section reserves the right to approve all artistic and logistics decisions. The PD Section will pay for American artists separately, and will manage all logistics for any participating American artists in addition to providing no-cost venues.Applicants should budget for local contracting of lighting, sound and camera services, light food and beverage services for each concert. Furthermore, applicants should budget for three virtual entrepreneurship workshops and at least one in-person workshop if the COVID-19 pandemic permits. Line items may include but are not limited to rental of conference space, acquisition of conference services including coffee/tea service and lunch during each conference, honoraria and travel costs for local speakers and any technical support including costs for WIFI.
Federal Grant Title: Increasing Entrepreneurship amongst Cabo Verdean Artists through Virtual Concert Series Kriolu Kafe
Federal Agency Name: US Mission to Cape Verde (DOS-CPV)
Grant Categories: Other (see text field entitled "Explanation of Other Category of Funding Activity" for clarification)
Type of Opportunity: Discretionary
Funding Opportunity Number: AFPRA-FY21-04
Type of Funding: Cooperative Agreement
CFDA Numbers: 19.040
CFDA Descriptions: Information not provided
Current Application Deadline: June 30th, 2021
Original Application Deadline: June 30th, 2021
Posted Date: May 26th, 2021
Creation Date: May 26th, 2021
Archive Date: July 30th, 2021
Total Program Funding: $25,000
Maximum Federal Grant Award: $25,000
Minimum Federal Grant Award: $15,000
Expected Number of Awards: 1
Cost Sharing or Matching: No
Last Updated: May 26th, 2021
Category Explanation
Public Diplomacy
Applicants Eligible for this Grant
Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification.)
Additional Information on Eligibility
• Cabo Verdean Not-for-profit organizations, including civil society/non-governmental organizations • Cabo Verdean Public and private educational institutions
Grant Announcement Contact
U.S. Embassy Praia PD Grants Team
For Inquiries
Similar Government Grants
U.S. Embassy and Consulate in Ecuador - Public Affairs Section -Notice of Funding Opportun...
Established Opinion Leaders Press Events
In Country Press Tour for Emerging Journalists
Support To The Network Of American Space
Reconciling the Past: The Power of Art to Heal
DanceMotion USA Organizer in Kinshasa
U.S. Embassy Mali Public Affairs Section Annual Program Statement
Statement of Interest - Trafficking in Persons
More Grants from the US Mission to Cape Verde
Design and Implementation of the English Access Microscholarship Programs on the island of...
U.S. Embassy Praia - Empowering Women in Cabo Verde
Supporting a Professionalized Press Corps in Cabo Verde
U.S. Embassy PRAIA PAS Annual Program Statement
U.S. Embassy Praia Public Affairs Annual Program Statement is not endorsed by, or affiliated with, any government agency. Copyright ©2007-2023