Institution: German Marshall Fund of the United States
Type of Opportunity: Grants
Application Deadline: May 20, 2019
The Robert Bosch Stiftung and the Black Sea Trust for Regional Cooperation of The German Marshall Fund of the United States will continue their funding of confidence building activities during the 2018-2019 conference. This program was created to allow grantees from regions in Moldova, Ukraine, the South Caucasus, and neighboring countries to develop mutual understanding and cooperation.
A call for applications has been issued for 2018-2019 projects. These projects should be initiated by organizations that are dedicated to civil society and interested in engaging target audiences within the population of their projects’ activities.
Grant-seeking organizations should be legally registered in Ukraine, Romania, Georgia, Bulgaria, Moldova, Armenia, or Azerbaijan. Additional partners (such as those from the European Union) are also encouraged to apply along with individuals from these countries.
Projects should be focused on cross-border initiative,s particularly those regards to youth, civic education and citizenship, arts and culture, media, approaches to reconciliation and peace, and approaches to strengthen local and national abilities to coexist across borders. Projects should be multilateral in nature, and make use of unique trust-building methods.
Two application deadlines are listed, but applicants are encouraged to apply in spring, as funds are limited. For the May 21 deadline, applications should submit project proposals that will not exceed eleven months. For the October deadline, projects should not exceed six months. Applications should be submitted in English, using the application and budget forms listed on the Black Sea Trust’s website. Grantees should submit final reports including a narrative report, a financial report, and a description financial report in English online.
Application will be evaluated jointly by the Robert Bosch Stiftung and the Black Sea Trust for Regional Cooperation. Grant letters to selected projects will be issued in July 2018 and December 2018. All application materials such be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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