Special Grants

Entrepreneurship and Innovation

The U.S. Embassy in Prague is soliciting proposals with outstanding merit focusing on entrepreneurship and innovation.  Projects may encourage experimentation in start-up concepts, facilitate academic institution connections with industry partners, and emphasize a process of teaching and learning to allow for the commercialization of ideas.  Projects focused on providing financial, marketing, communications, and leadership expertise to students and under-served populations will be particularly competitive. More information can be found here.

The deadline for proposal submissions: July 5, 2018 (midnight)

Countering Disinformation Special Grant Competition

The U.S. Embassy in Prague is pleased to announce a special grant competition for projects seeking to counter malign influence and harmful effects of disinformation in the Czech Republic. Competitive projects will focus on increasing public awareness, strengthening critical thinking skills, expanding digital literacy, media literacy and developing electronic tools and resources to counter disinformation. More information can be found here.

The deadline for proposal submissions: April 15, 2018 (midnight)