Public Diplomacy Grants Program

U.S. Mission Türkiye, Public Diplomacy Grants Program


U.S. Mission Türkiye of the U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce that funding is available through its Public Diplomacy Grants Program.

Purpose of Public Diplomacy Grants Program: The U.S. Mission Türkiye invites proposals for projects that strengthen ties between the United States and Türkiye through cultural and educational programming that highlights shared values and promotes bilateral cooperation. All proposals must include a U.S. cultural element, or connection with American expert/s, organization/s, or institution/s in a specific field that will promote increased understanding of U.S. policy and perspectives.

Please download the full Annual Program Statement, outlining our funding priorities, the strategic themes we focus on, and the procedures for submitting requests for funding.

U.S. Mission Türkiye will accept proposals throughout the year and will review proposals according to the following schedule:

• Deadline to submit proposals for the first cycle: December 29, 2023, 17:00 Türkiye time
• Deadline to submit proposals for the second cycle: March 1, 2024, 17:00 Türkiye time
• Deadline to submit proposals for the third cycle: May 3, 2024, 17:00 Türkiye time

Applicants will be notified of review committee decisions after the panel following their grant submission. No applications will be accepted after May 3, 2024.