U.S. Consulate General Porto Alegre announces call for proposals for projects for 2021  

Proposals will be accepted continuously, as received, until August 1st, 2021.

Porto Alegre, February 19, 2021 – Organizations from Rio Grande do Sul and Santa Catarina can apply for  funding from the U.S. government  or the implementation of projects in the areas of education and culture focused on entrepreneurship, innovation, science and technology, social inclusion, freedom of the press and combating disinformation. More detailed information is available in the Public Affairs Section Annual Program Statement for FY 2021, posted by the U.S. Consulate General in Porto Alegre on the U.S. Embassy and Consulates in Brazil website.

Interested individuals and organizations from these states are invited to join a Zoom webinar to learn about how to apply for USG funds. The webinar is free and will be held on March 3, at 3:00 p.m. To participate, guests should click on the following link http://bit.ly/POAAPS2021, fill in the fields for First Name, Last Name and Email Address and then click on Sign-up.

The Annual Program Statement outlines program priorities and themes for this year. This document also outlines specific procedures for submitting funding proposals. The document is available in English in this link.

The U.S. Consulate General in Porto Alegre 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.

Interested individuals and organizations must submit their online proposals to the following email: PortoAlegreImprensa@state.gov

Proposals will be accepted continuously, as received, until August 1st, 2021.

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For further information on this Press Release, please contact the U.S. Consulate General Porto Alegre Press Office at portoalegreimprensa@state.gov or on +55 51 98196-0205.