Youth Exchange Program Grants

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Subject: Education, Cultural Education, Youth Development
Deadline: Mar. 28, 2016

"The Office of Citizen Exchanges, Youth Programs Division, of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) announcements an open competition for a cooperative agreement to manage the FY2016 organizational components of the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) program. The YES program advances the U.S. foreign policy goals of engaging youth populations and building civil society by providing physical exchanges and building lasting ties between high school students from countries with significant Muslim populations and the people of the United States. The agreement will also fund exchanges for American youth that will immerse them in the cultures of several selected countries with significant Muslim populations while living and attending high schools abroad."

Funder: Bureau Of Educational and Cultural Affairs
Eligibility: Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, private institutions of higher education, public and state controlled institutions of higher education, others.
Amount: Up to $16,250,000
Contact: Link.