How to apply...
Applicants may call the Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at (202) 619-5289 to request a Solicitation Package, outlining the requirements and guidelines for preparing proposals, or download the Solicitation Package from the State Department's website at: http://exchanges.state.gov/education/rfgps.
Note: Each program will indicate whether applications are to be submitted to the Federal headquarters, regional or local office, or to a State or local government office.
Proposals are reviewed by the Bureau and independent academic peer panels. Funding decisions are at the discretion of the U.S. Department of State Assistant Secretary for Educational and Cultural Affairs.
Note: Grant payments may be made by a letter of credit, advance by Treasury check, or reimbursement by Treasury check.
Awards may be made by the headquarters office directly to the applicant, an agency field office, a regional office,
or by an authorized county office. The assistance may pass through the initial applicant for further distribution by
intermediate level applicants to groups or individuals in the private sector.