FY 2018 English Access Microscholarship Program

The Office of English Language Programs of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA/A/L) announces an open competition to administer the English Access Microscholarship Program (Access), which provides a foundation of English language skills to bright, economically disadvantaged students in
credit:

their home countries.

Access programs introduce students, primarily aged 13 to 20, to U. S. culture and democratic values, improve the students' potential to fully contribute to the socio-economic development of their countries, and increase their ability to compete for and participate in U. S. exchange and study programs.

The program will also support programming for alumni, teachers, directors, administrators and ministry officials that can be conducted in-country, in a region, or in the United States.

ECA/A/L will select the in-country educational service providers that will conduct the classes.

ECA/A/L will also select the participants for the program, based on input from Public Affairs Sections (PAS) at U. S. embassies.

Because of the program's multiregional scope, the method of instruction, curriculum, textbooks, tests, hours of instruction, cost per participant, etc., will vary considerably from country to country and sometimes within a single country.
Agency: Department of State

Office: Bureau Of Educational and Cultural Affairs

Estimated Funding: $100,000





Obtain Full Opportunity Text:
FY 2018 English Access Microscholarship Program

Additional Information of Eligibility:
Please see full announcement.

Full Opportunity Web Address:
https://www.grantsolutions.gov/gs/preaward/previewPublicAnnouncement.do?id=60289

Contact:


Agency Email Description:
Grants.gov Customer Support

Agency Email:


Date Posted:
2018-01-12

Application Due Date:


Archive Date:
2018-04-11



Social Entrepreneurship
Spotlight



Google Awards Kiva $3 Million for Global Impact Initiative

Google Awards Kiva $3 Million for Global Impact Initiative
Kiva, the leading online “microfinance” for good that enables individuals lend as little as $25 to...



Nonprofit Jobs

  Social Work Jobs
  Program Director Jobs
  Fundraising & Development Jobs
  Social Services Jobs
  Substance Abuse Jobs





More Federal Domestic Assistance Programs


Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive Grants Program | Medical Assistance Program | Cancer Centers Support Grants | Crime Victim Assistance/Discretionary Grants | Lead Hazard Reduction Demonstration Grant Program (Recovery Act Funded) |  Site Style by YAML | Grants.gov | Grants | Grants News | Sitemap | Privacy Policy


Edited by: Michael Saunders

© 2004-2018 Copyright Michael Saunders