Grant Opportunities

Grants administered through the U.S. Embassy in Ankara

This page is your source for finding information about grants administered through the U.S. Embassy in Ankara. If you are a grantee applying from Turkey, this page is for you. We have provided application forms and described the procedure for awarding and reporting on grants.

Grant Announcement | U.S. Embassy & Consulates in Turkey

  • Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation
    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 2022.The application process involves two rounds: In Round 1, the U.S. Mission in Turkey will collect project ideas in the form of concept notes to be submitted to the Cultural Heritage Center after an initial evaluation. In Round 2, the Center will invite embassies with promising ideas to submit full project applications.

Submission: The deadline for submitting concept notes is Friday, December 3, 2021, 17:30 Turkey time.


  • Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund 2022
    The Embassy of the United States in Ankara announces an open competition for past participants (“alumni”) of U.S. government-funded and U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs to submit applications to the 2022 Alumni Engagement Innovation Fund (AEIF 2022).

Submission: Exchange alumni interested in participating in AEIF 2022 should submit proposals to by Monday, February 7, 2022, 17:00 Turkey time.


Submission: Call for Proposals will CLOSE on February 4, 2022, 17:00 Turkey Time

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