Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation

AFCP 2021 Grants Program
Call for Concept Notes


The U.S. Mission in Turkey and the Cultural Heritage Center of the Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs of the Department of State are pleased to announce the call for concept notes for the Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Competition 2021.

Please note that beginning with 2021, we are combining the AFCP small and large grant programs into a single program. There will be two rounds. During the first round, concept notes will be collected. In the second round, the project concepts selected by the Cultural Heritage Center will be invited to submit full proposals.

AFCP aims to support countries, including Turkey, in preserving their cultural heritage and to demonstrate U.S. respect for other cultures.

Awards will range from $10,000 to $500,000. The Cultural Heritage Center anticipates funding globally 30 to 40 projects.

The deadline for submitting concept notes is Tuesday, November 17, 2020, 17:30 Turkey time.

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