Press Release: Project-Specific Notice of Funding Opportunities

The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo, Japan is pleased to announce its publication of thirteen Project-Specific Notice of Funding Opportunities.

Project-Specific Notice of Funding Opportunities (NOFO) have replaced the Annual Program Statement as the funding mechanism of the Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program. This year’s Project-Specific NOFO topics are as follows:

  • Advancing Female and Youth Entrepreneurship
  • Alumni Capacity Building
  • English Language Teacher Training
  • Host Town Exchange
  • Promoting Study-in-the-United-States and Fostering English Language Learning
  • Social Innovation
  • Study Abroad Polling and Analysis
  • Technology to Foster Inclusion of People with Disabilities
  • Trilateral Cooperation on Women’s Empowerment and Gender Equality
  • U.S. Ambassador’s Scholarship Program
  • U.S.-Japan Alliance and Security and Prosperity in the Indo-Pacific
  • U.S.-Japan Professional Exchange
  • Youth Outreach and Exchange

Funding opportunities are open February 1 through 11:59 p.m. JST on March 31.

For full announcement information and to apply, please visit the U.S. Embassy website’s online here