Small Grants Program

The U.S. Embassy Paramaribo Public Affairs Section (PAS) is pleased to announce that limited funding is available through the Public Affairs Small Grants program to support activities that promote U.S.-Suriname bilateral relations in the following five areas:

  • Women’s economic empowerment.
  • Entrepreneurship and innovation.
  • Rule of law, legal reform, and transparency in business and government.
  • Trade and investment.
  • Economic integration.

Currently, proposals will be considered only once in 2019. This year’s application deadline is July 22, 2019. Projects must begin no later than September 30, 2019 and should be completed within one year of the award date.

Awards are subject to the availability of funds.

The U.S. Embassy encourages applications from committed and organized civil society organizations, non-governmental organizations, and academic institutions.

You can read more about the Small Grants Programs, along with its terms and conditions here: 2019-Small-Grants-NOFO.  Please be sure to read over the eligibility information carefully.  A link to the Grants Application template is also provided.

Questions? For more information about the Embassy’s Small Grants Program you may contact us at: Paramaribo-grants@state.gov