Saudi-American Educational and Cultural Initiative Grants

Opportunity Type: Grant
Funder Type: Federal
Funder: U.S. Embassy to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

"The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is now accepting proposals for a new grant called the Saudi-American Educational and Cultural Initiative Grants (SAECIG) and is for Saudi and U.S. non-governmental and community organizations, universities, entrepreneurs, cultural organizations or qualified individuals who propose to work together to develop or expand educational, professional and cultural exchange activities and promote dialogue and partnership between the people of the United States and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

"The new grant will support innovative forms of collaboration to expand the diversity of activities in the U.S.-Saudi partnership and develop the next generation of leaders, especially among youth, young professionals and women, and to promote mutual understanding and respect through long-term partnership and cooperation between our two countries."

Total estimated program funding is $250,000, with 10 awards expected. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

CFDA Number: 19.021

Grant Details

Award Size: Ceiling, $25,000; Floor, $3,000