Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs; English Language Fellow Program for Academic Year 2006-2007
Pending the availability of FY-2006 funds, the office anticipates revisions to the original program design as follows: (1) Under Award Information, Section II: Approximate total funding available may increase from $6,000,000 to $6,800,000. Proposals should be based on a level of $6.8 million. The Bureau still intends to make one award under this competition. (2) Stipend levels as outlined in the Proposal Objectives, Goals and Implementation (POGI) document for this RFGP have been increased as follows: Fellows: from $18,500 to $25,000 Senior Fellows: from $25,500 to $35,000 (3) All other terms and conditions contained in the original RFGP published on March 10, 2005 remain the same. Additional Information: Interested U.S. organizations should contact Catherine Williamson at (202) 619-5878 for additional information. The English Language Fellow Program was announced in the Federal Register, Volume 70, Number 46, on March 10, 2005.
Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) Request for Grant Proposals: Serbia and Montenegro High School Exchange Program
The Office of Citizen Exchanges' Youth Programs Division announces an open competition for a new program for high school students from Serbia and Montenegro. Public and private non- profit organizations meeting the provisions described in Internal Revenue Code section 26 U.S.C. 501(c)(3) may submit proposals to recruit and select high school students aged 15-17 from Serbia and Montenegro, place them with host families and schools for an academic semester or year of study in the United States, provide activities that will enable the students to learn about civic responsibility, community activism, democracy, and American society, as well as to educate Americans about their country and culture, and to support alumni in projects at home.