U.S. Consulate General Rio de Janeiro Public Affairs Section Annual Program Statement FY 2021

The Public Affairs Section at the U.S. Consulate General in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil is publishing this Annual Program Statement, which outlines program priorities and themes for this year. This document also outlines specific procedures for submitting funding proposals.

The U.S. Consulate General in Rio de Janeiro invites proposals that strengthen ties between the United States and Brazil, through cultural, exchange, and education programs that highlight shared values and promote bilateral cooperation.

This Annual Program Statement focuses exclusively on the Rio de Janeiro Consular District, which includes the states of Rio de Janeiro, Espírito Santo, and Bahia only. Programs focused on other areas of Brazil are not eligible under this Annual Program Statement. U.S. entities, with the geographic focus noted above, are eligible to apply independently or as a partner to a Brazilian organization.

Please read the complete guidelines in this document.

All projects should be drafted in English and sent to GrantsRio@state.gov by March 26, 2021 at 23:59 local time,or by May 14, 2021 at 23:59 local time.