Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA)

ECA: Indonesia Youth Leadership Program & Youth Leadership Program with Burma

Program Summary

The Office of Citizen Exchanges, Youth Programs Division, of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announces an open competition for two distinct Youth Leadership Programs with Indonesia and Burma.

ECA is supporting two distinct Youth Leadership Programs with Indonesia and with Burma. Youth Leadership Programs are designed to promote high-quality leadership, civic responsibility, and civic engagement among future leaders. They offer an examination of the principles of democracy and civil society as practiced in the United States and provide participants with training that allows them to develop their leadership skills.The goals of the programs are:

  1. To promote mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of the partner countries;
  2. To develop a sense of civic responsibility and commitment to community development among youth;
  3. To develop leadership skills among secondary school students appropriate to their needs; and
  4. To foster relationships among youth from different ethnic, religious, and national groups.

Eligibility 

Eligible applicant organizations may submit only one proposal in this competition, for only one of the two programs. If more than one proposal is received, they will be declared technically ineligible and receive no further consideration in the review process.

Award Amount:
U.S. - Indonesia Youth Leadership Program

Youth Leadership Program with Burma

To comply with the limitation of one submission per institution, please contact vpr-wins@uiowa.edu or call 319-384-3332 to speak with staff in the Office of the Vice President for Research, if you are interested in submitting a formal proposal.

 

Date Due to Sponsor03/25/2013
Required LOI Due DateN/A
Non-Required LOI Due DateN/A
Email:cheryl-a-ridgeway@uiowa.edu
Phone:319-384-3332
Sponsor URL:http://eca.state.gov/organizational-funding/open-grant-solicitations

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