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Fellowship for Afghan Chemical and Biological Experts in Support of U.S. Security and Nonproliferation Projects - Federal Grants

Funding Opportunity Overview

Fellowship for Afghan Chemical and Biological Experts in Support of U.S. Security and Nonproliferation Projects is a Discretionary grant funded by Bureau of International Security-Nonproliferation. It's award amount is up to $800,000 and 5 awards are expected. It is categorized in Science and Technology and other Research and Development. The grants is open to all (government, organization, and/or individual) entities. The application deadline (close date) to apply is 2023-01-10 (35 days left).
The following table summarizes the Fellowship for Afghan Chemical and Biological Experts in Support of U.S. Security and Nonproliferation Projects opportunity.
Opportunity NumberSFOP0009255
Opportunity TitleFellowship for Afghan Chemical and Biological Experts in Support of U.S. Security and Nonproliferation Projects
Opportunity CategoryDiscretionary
Funding Instrument TypeGrant
Post DateNovember 10, 2022 (Thursday)
Last Updated DateNovember 10, 2022 (Thursday)
Close DateJanuary 10, 2023 (Tuesday)
Award AmountUp to $800,000 (total funding : $800,000)

Funding Detail Description

The U.S. Department of State’s (DOS) Office of the Nonproliferation and Disarmament Fund (NDF) seeks to award grants to an institution/institutions to support one-year fellowships for up to five (5) of the U.S. Government’s former Afghan partners, who were previously employed by the Afghan government or in chemical/biological industry/academia.
The fellowships will be designed to provide support (in the form of research, guidance, training, etc.) to U.S. efforts to block Afghanistan-based terrorist access via foreign suppliers to weaponizable chemical agent precursors (including rudimentary/toxic gas precursors and other classes of threat materials), biological agents (including highly infectious endemic diseases, and especially dangerous pathogen samples), and dual use equipment (including laboratory equipment or dissemination devices, such as agricultural and other sprayer systems and fermenters).

Dates and Awards Details

The following table shows the dates and awards information in detail for Fellowship for Afghan Chemical and Biological Experts in Support of U.S. Security and Nonproliferation Projects federal grants. It posted on 2022-11-10 and will be closed on 2023-01-10.
The estimated total program funding is $800,000 for 5 awards (expected).
Agency NameBureau of International Security-Nonproliferation
Important Dates
Post DateNovember 10, 2022 (Thursday)
Close DateJanuary 10, 2023 (Tuesday)
Last Updated DateNovember 10, 2022 (Thursday)
Awards Detail
Award Ceiling$800,000
Estimated Total Program Funding$800,000
Expected Number Of Awards5
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementNo
Additional InformationLink to Opportunity in SAMS Domestic
Additional Information URLhttps://mygrants.servicenowservices.com/grants?id=grants_funding_opportunity&table=u_domestic_funding_opportunity&sys_id=3f5d3dbd1b0791504e7185dae54bcb51&view=Default

CFDA Numbers

The next CFDA (Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance) numbers are associated to this federal grant.
  • 19.224 - Nonproliferation and Disarmament Fund

Categories of Funding Activities

  • Science and Technology and other Research and Development
  • No Additional Explanation Reported

Funding Eligibility

Eligible Applicants:
  • Nonprofits having a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Additional Information: U.S. Based organizations, including not-for-profit organizations, public and private educational institutions, and for-profit organizations

Grantor Contact Information

Grantor DetailDaniel Hirsch, HirschDM@state.gov