The Office of Citizen Exchanges, Youth Programs Division, of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announces an open competition for the FY 2022 Pan Africa Youth Leadership Program, an exchange program for African high school students and adult educators.
U. S. public and private academic
and cultural institutions, exchange-of-persons, and other non-profit organizations meeting the provisions described in Internal Revenue Code section 26 USC 501(c)(3) may submit proposals to provide participants with three-week exchange programs in the United States focused on civic education, community service, and youth leadership development, and to support the implementation of service projects in their home communities.
U. S. embassies in Sub-Saharan Africa will recruit, screen, and select the participants.
ECA funding will support the planning and implementation of U.S.-based programming, including participant international travel, for approximately 150 participants in 202 3. Please see the full announcement for additional information.