FY 2014 American Youth Leadership Program

Quick Facts

Due DateApril 4, 2014 (Friday)
Award Amount$ 150,000 - $ 250,000
Category of Funding ActivityOther - none
Eligible Applicants
  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofits having a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • Others - none

Program Description

The Office of Citizen Exchanges, Youth Programs Division, of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announces an open competition for the American Youth Leadership Program. Public and private non-profit organizations meeting the provisions described in Internal Revenue Code section 26 USC 501(c)(3) may submit proposals to implement an exchange program for American high school students that will enable the participants to gain firsthand knowledge of foreign cultures and to collaborate on solving global issues. The award recipients will recruit and select participants from the United States and provide them with a three- to four-week exchange program in select countries abroad focused on dialogue and debate, leadership development, and community service. Upon returning home, the students will apply what they have learned to serve their schools and communities. It is the Bureau??'s intent to award multiple cooperative agreements for one base year plus one option year for an estimated total amount of $2,700,000. Please see section II ???Award Information??? below for additional details.

General Information

Funding Opportunity NumberECA-ECAPEC-14-036
Funding Opportunity TitleFY 2014 American Youth Leadership Program
Opportunity CategoryOther - none
Funding Instrument TypeCooperative Agreement
Category Explanationnone
Number of AwardsNot Available
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementYes
Posted DateFebruary 6, 2014 (Thursday)
Application Due DateApril 4, 2014 (Friday)
***No Explanation
Application Archive DateMay 4, 2014 (Sunday)
Total Program Funding$ 0
Award Amount$ 150,000 - $ 250,000
CFDA Number
  • 19.415 - Professional and Cultural Exchange Programs - Citizen Exchanges

Eligible Applicants

  • Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofits having a 501 (c) (3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Private institutions of higher education
  • Others - none

Contact Information

Agency NameDepartment of State
Program Information WebsiteFY 2014 American Youth Leadership Program
ContactOffice: Bureau Of Educational and Cultural Affairs
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