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Grants to USA, Israel, and International nonprofit organizations and educational institutions for virtual educational exchange programs during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. Funding is intended for online programs that engage young people and educators affected by the pandemic. Eligible applicants are located in the USA, the Middle East, and North Africa. Virtual exchange programs use online technology to connect individuals and small groups between countries; are based on a curriculum or activity plan; involve qualified facilitators (such as educators or others); and involve sustained communication and collaboration synchronously (in real-time) or asynchronously over a period of time.
Applicants may submit a proposal for a grant supporting one of the following activities:
Proposed projects are encouraged to focus on the following topics:
The Stevens Initiative is committed to reaching young people whose access to exchange programs has been limited, and to reaching diverse participants, including:
Each participant in the virtual exchange program must participate in at least two hours and no more than 20 hours of a combination of synchronous and/or asynchronous virtual exchange activities over the course of the program duration. Communication must occur in a sustained way, meaning participants interact with their international peers on more than one occasion.
GrantWatch ID#: 189294
Anticipated Grant Size Range: $20,000 to $100,000. The applicant must request an amount within this range to be eligible for selection.
Applicants can request no more than 40% of the amount of their Fiscal Year 2019 operating budget.
The maximum grant period of performance window is June 1 to August 31, 2020. The Initiative strongly recommends applicants propose that their period of performance begins no sooner than 30 days after proposal submission.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://stevensinitiative.smapply.io/prog/218614/apply/
Contact the Stevens Initiative at email@example.com
Additional eligible countries: Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, the Palestinian Territories, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, and Yemen.
USA: Alabama; Alaska; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Hawaii; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York City; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virginia; Washington, DC; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming
International country outside of the USA, Israel and Canada.
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