U.S. Department of State (DOS) - Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) - Cultural Heritage Center
06/04/21 11:59 PM ET
Cooperative agreement with a USA IHE or nonprofit organization to design and implement activities to share the impact of cultural preservation projects. Applicants are advised that required registrations may take several weeks to complete. Funding is intended to highlight the impact cultural preservation activities have had on communities around the world.
The CHEI will strengthen connections between American and foreign communities by documenting and sharing stories of cultural heritage. This initiative shall provide communities, filmmakers and media specialists, both American and foreign, with new technical knowledge and skills that they may apply in their work. It shall consist of five core exchange programs centered on exploring the importance of cultural heritage preservation to those whose lives are impacted by those sites, objects, and practices. The AFCP projects chosen to be highlighted in these exchanges will represent a range of heritage types and serve as examples of the intricacies and complexities of preservation efforts worldwide.
The overarching goals for the CHEI are:
The CHEI is centered on a set of five, tightly integrated core exchange programs including: 1.) a Community Heritage Film Series, 2.) Community Heritage Virtual Tours, 3.) Community Storytelling Workshops, 4.) a Community Storytelling Tool Kit, and 5.) Resilient Intangible Heritage Workshops.
For full details of the five core exchange programs, see https://eca.state.gov/files/bureau/fy21_chei_nofo.pdf#page=3.
Recipient Responsibilities: https://eca.state.gov/files/bureau/fy21_chei_nofo.pdf#page=6
Allowable Costs: https://eca.state.gov/files/bureau/fy21_chei_nofo.pdf#page=14
GrantWatch ID#: 195389
Anticipated Award Date: August 1, 2021, pending the availability of funds.
Anticipated Project Completion Date: July 31, 2023
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
For questions about this announcement, contact:
Erin Leckey, U.S. Department of State
Cultural Heritage Center, ECA/P/C, SA-5
5th floor, 2200 C Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037
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