To mark International Roma Day, the United States Embassy in Prague is proud to announce a special grant competition to support Roma inclusion in the Czech Republic.
The goal of this call for proposals is to elicit projects with outstanding merit that support the U.S. Government’s goals of promoting education, activism, citizenship and inclusion. Preference will be given to individuals and institutions with a proven track record of executing superior programs. Grant proposals should range from $2,000 to $10,000.
U.S. Ambassador to the Czech Republic Andrew Schapiro: “This special call is a symbol of the support we have for our partners in the Romani community. We believe in the ideals of inclusion and a celebration of the different cultures and backgrounds that make up the Czech Republic. As Americans we understand the challenges and obstacles to a truly open and inclusive society, and we honor those working to make a positive difference.”
Full information on the application process can be found on the U.S. Embassy webpage.
The deadline for submissions is April 30, 2015, before 9AM local time.