FY 2023 BridgeUSA STEM Scholarship Fund - Federal Grants

Funding Opportunity Overview

FY 2023 BridgeUSA STEM Scholarship Fund is a Discretionary grant funded by Bureau Of Educational and Cultural Affairs. It's award amount is up to $260,000 and 1 awards are expected. It is categorized in Other. The grants is open to all (government, organization, and/or individual) entities. The application deadline (close date) to apply is 2022-11-14 (38 days left).
The following table summarizes the FY 2023 BridgeUSA STEM Scholarship Fund opportunity.
Opportunity NumberSFOP0009199
Opportunity TitleFY 2023 BridgeUSA STEM Scholarship Fund
Opportunity CategoryDiscretionary
Funding Instrument TypeCooperative Agreement
Post DateSeptember 16, 2022 (Friday)
Last Updated DateSeptember 16, 2022 (Friday)
Close DateNovember 14, 2022 (Monday)
Award Amount$260,000 - $260,000

Funding Detail Description

The Office of Private Sector Exchange (BridgeUSA) of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) announces an open competition for the administration of the FY 2023 BridgeUSA STEM Scholarship Fund. The Office plans to issue one cooperative agreement of approximately $260,000, pending the availability of FY 2022 recovery funds that are being carried over for obligation in FY 2023, to implement the BridgeUSA STEM Scholarship Fund in the academic and professional categories.
U.S. public and private non-profit organizations meeting the provisions described in Internal Revenue Code section 26 USC 501(c)(3) may submit proposals to provide approximately 50 STEM scholarships to foreign university students, scholars, and professionals evenly distributed across Africa (AF), East Asia and Pacific (EAP), and Western Hemisphere (WHA) regions.
Proposals must include a focus on climate change and should include U.S. partnership collaboration with institutions that focus on various STEM fields shared across continents, including improving understanding of climate systems, developing precision agricultural capabilities, enhancing risk assessment tools, and increasing societal resilience in the face of catastrophic natural or human induced disasters.

Dates and Awards Details

The following table shows the dates and awards information in detail for FY 2023 BridgeUSA STEM Scholarship Fund federal grants. It posted on 2022-09-16 and will be closed on 2022-11-14.
The maximum award amount is $260,000 and the award floor amount is $260,000.
Agency NameBureau Of Educational and Cultural Affairs
Important Dates
Post DateSeptember 16, 2022 (Friday)
Close DateNovember 14, 2022 (Monday)
Last Updated DateSeptember 16, 2022 (Friday)
Archive DateDecember 14, 2022 (Wednesday)
Awards Detail
Award Floor$260,000
Award Ceiling$260,000
Expected Number Of Awards1
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo
Additional InformationBureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs Organizational Funding Opportunities
Additional Information URLhttps://eca.state.gov/organizational-funding/open-grant-solicitations

CFDA Numbers

The next CFDA (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance) numbers are associated to this federal grant.
  • 19.451

Categories of Funding Activities

  • Other
  • Please see full announcement.

Funding Eligibility

Eligible Applicants:
  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • Additional Information: Please see full announcement.

Grantor Contact Information

Grantor DetailHans Posey