The Department of State strives to create a more secure, democratic and prosperous world for the benefit of the American people and the international community.
|Recipient||Amount||Start Date||End Date|
|Loyola University Of Chicago||$ 286,222||   ||2013-08-31||2016-08-31|
|Worcester Polytechnic Institute||$ 224,377||   ||2012-09-06||2015-08-31|
|University Of Texas At El Paso||$ 225,000||   ||2012-09-18||2015-08-31|
|Gallaudet University||$ 239,267||   ||2012-08-31||2015-08-30|
|Florida International University||$ 135,727||   ||2012-09-15||2015-08-30|
|Sistema Universitario Ana G. Mendez, Incorporado||$ 129,219||   ||2012-09-05||2015-08-30|
|Loyola University Of Chicago||$ 225,000||   ||2012-08-31||2015-08-30|
|University Of Central Florida Board Of Trustees, The||$ 214,836||   ||2012-08-31||2015-08-30|
|Regents Of The University Of Michigan||$ 224,728||   ||2012-09-10||2014-12-31|
|The University Of South Dakota||$ 60,000||   ||2010-09-30||2013-09-30|
Fiscal Year 2012: No Current Data Available. Fiscal Year 2013: No Current Data Available. Fiscal Year 2014: No Current Data Available.
Uses and Use Restrictions
The One-Time International Exchange Grant Program may include Academic and Professional, Cultural, and Youth exchange activities.
The activities are designed to promote U. S. interests in designated countries around the world by developing mutual understanding of key issues and promoting long-lasting ties between the United States and other countries.
The activities funded under this program provide selected individuals with the opportunity to participate in exchanges and develop international competencies and skills, which allow them to serve as leaders in their professions and communities.
Funding is provided to eligible non-profit organizations, colleges and universities to support their work in designing and administering exchange programs as well as coordinating program logistics.
Academic grants may support such activities as study abroad capacity building, the administration of intensive English or thematic Study of the U. S. institutes for underserved populations from the developing world or strategically important areas, or other academic exchanges and international educational programs.
Program models, themes and world regions of emphasis may vary from year to year.
Professional, Cultural, and Youth grants may support two-way exchanges for Emerging Youth Leaders, Emerging Young Professionals, and Emerging Cultural Leaders.
Themes and world regions vary by program.
Program models, themes and world regions may vary from year to year.
Please refer to the grants.gov announcements for further information.
Pursuant to the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961, as amended (Fulbright-Hays Act) the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State awards grants and cooperative agreements to educational and cultural public or private nonprofit foundations or institutions. Applications may be submitted by organizations specifically identified by Congress in agency appropriations legislation as well as public and private non-profit organizations meeting the provisions described in Internal Revenue Code section 26 USC 501(c)(3). Organizations must have nonprofit status with the IRS at the time of application. Please refer to the grants.gov announcement for further eligibility criteria. OMB Circular No. A-87 applies to this program.
Aplication and Award Process
Preapplication coordination is not applicable.
Environmental impact information is not required for this program.
This program is excluded from coverage under E.O.
OMB Circular No. A-102 applies to this program. OMB Circular No. A-110 applies to this program. OMB Circular No. A-102 applies to this program. OMB Circular No. A-110 applies to this program. Announcements are made on the grants.gov website for organizations meeting eligibility requirements. Announcements are made throughout the fiscal year and are posted to the Department of State"s website: http://eca.state.gov/organizational-funding.
The application procedures are described in the grants.gov announcements.
Final awards cannot be made until funds have been appropriated by Congress, allocated and committed through internal Bureau procedures. Successful applicants will receive a Federal Assistance Award (FAA) from the Bureau s Grants Office. The FAA and the original proposal with subsequent modifications (if applicable) shall be the only binding authorizing document between the recipient and the U.S. Government. The FAA will be signed by an authorized Grants Officer, and mailed to the recipient s responsible officer identified in the application.
The Fulbright-Hays Act of 1961, Public Law 87-256.
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time
From 60 to 90 days.
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory formulas are not applicable to this program.
Matching requirements are not applicable to this program.
MOE requirements are not applicable to this program.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
As stated in the Grants.gov announcements. See the following for information on how assistance is awarded/released: Assistance is awarded/released through the Department"s central financial management database.
Post Assistance Requirements
As stated in the Grants.gov announcements.
Cash reports are not applicable.
Progress reports are not applicable.
As stated in the Grants.gov announcements.
As stated in the Grants.gov announcements.
In accordance with the provisions of OMB Circular No. A-133 (Revised, June 27, 2003), "Audits of States, Local Governments, and Non-Profit Organizations," nonfederal entities that expend financial assistance of $500,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Nonfederal entities that expend less than $500,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in Circular No. A-133. The Recipient must comply with the OMB audit requirements. For all DOS awards, regardless of business type, the Recipients are subject to the audit requirements found in OMB audit requirements. In addition, the Recipients are subject to the audit requirements found in the Single Audit Act of 1984, 31 U.S.C. 7501-7507. Please refer to the Department of State Standard Terms and Conditions for Domestic Financial Assistance Awards (http://fa.statebuy.state.gov ) for additional guidance.
The Recipients must maintain financial records, supporting documents, statistical records, and all other records pertinent to an award for a period of three years from the date of submission of the final expenditure report. For awards that are renewed quarterly or annually, from the date of the submission of the quarterly or annual financial report as authorized by the DOS. Please refer to the Department of State Standard Terms and Conditions for Domestic Financial Assistance Awards (http://fa.statebuy.state.gov ) for additional guidance.
(Project Grants) FY 12 $1,618,154; FY 13 est $0; and FY 14 est $0
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
$129,219 to $239,267.
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature
As stated in the grants.gov announcements. In addition,
organizations should be familiar with OMB Circulars A-110 (Revised) (Uniform
Administrative Requirements for Grants and Agreements with Institutions of Higher
Education, Hospitals and Other Nonprofit Organizations), A-122/A-21 (Cost Principles for Nonprofit Organizations; Indirect Costs), and A-133/A-128 (Audits of Institutions of Higher Education and Other Nonprofit Organizations) on cost accounting principles.
For a copy of the OMB circulars cited, please contact Government Publications or download from http://www.whitehouse.gov/OMB/.
Regional or Local Office
Lana Muck for Academic Programs / Sheila Casey for Professional Exchanges Department of State
Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
2200 C Street, NW, SA-05, Washington, District of Columbia 20037 Email: email@example.com;firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: (202) 632-9330 / 632-6070
Criteria for Selecting Proposals
As stated in the grants.gov announcements.
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