Democracy Commission Small Grants - Federal Grants

Funding Opportunity Overview

Opportunity NumberPAS-PRISTINA-FY20-02
Opportunity TitleDemocracy Commission Small Grants
Opportunity CategoryDiscretionary
Funding Instrument TypeGrant
Post DateMarch 12, 2020 (Thursday)
Last Updated DateMarch 12, 2020 (Thursday)
Close DateApril 30, 2020 (Thursday)
Award Amount$10,000 - $50,000 (total funding : $300,000)

Funding Detail Description

The goal of this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) is to solicit proposals that address and implement programs in any of the following themes. · Education and skills building · STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics) · Inclusion · Anti-corruption · Countering Malign Foreign Influence Proposals should clearly connect any of the themes above with the overall Public Affairs Office’s Strategic Message: “Kosovo is your home”. The “Kosovo is your home” concept encourages Kosovo citizens’ positive attachment to Kosovo at the individual, family, local, and national level. Proposals should include appropriate funds for monitoring and evaluation (M&E) of program successes and challenges, and a detailed description of how M&E will be carried out and program success will be determined. Proposals should detail a robust media plan, and winning applicants should plan to share their online activities/posts with the Embassy’s Public Affairs Section (PAS). For more details see attached Related Documents.

Funding Additional Information

Agency NameU.S. Mission to Kosovo
Important Dates
Post DateMarch 12, 2020 (Thursday)
Close DateApril 30, 2020 (Thursday)
Last Updated DateMarch 12, 2020 (Thursday)
Archive DateMay 30, 2020 (Saturday)
Awards Detail
Award Floor$10,000
Award Ceiling$50,000
Estimated Total Program Funding$300,000
Expected Number Of Awards15
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo
Additional InformationSee related documents

CFDA Numbers

Next CFDA (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance) numbers are associated to this grant.
  • 19.900 - AEECA PD Programs

Categories of Funding Activities

Categories of Funding Activities

  • Other

Category Explanation

  • The United States Embassy in Kosovo announces an open competition for Democracy Commission Small Grants Program. This program seeks to support the development of Kosovo’s democratic institutions and civil society by awarding small project grants to Kosovo non-profit, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and independent local media organizations.

Funding Eligibility

Eligible Applicants

  • Others

Additional Information on Eligibility

  • Eligibility is limited to not-for-profit organizations (Nongovernmental Organizations (NGO’s), Civil Society Organizations (CSO’s), Independent media outlets) officially registered in the Republic of Kosovo.

Grantor Contact Information

Grantor ContactFaton H Vatovci
Phone 003833859593734
(work email)