FY 2014 Youth Leadership Program with Japan and South Korea

Quick Facts

Due DateMay 30, 2014 (Friday)
Award AmountUp to $ 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 FY 2014 Youth Leadership Program with Japan and South Korea. Public and private non-profit organizations meeting the provisions described in Internal Revenue Code section 26 USC 501(c)(3) may submit proposals to provide a three- to four-week U.S.-based exchange in 2015 that explores the primary themes of civic rights and responsibilities, leadership development, and community engagement and the sub-theme of entrepreneurship and innovation. The group of approximately 18-24 exchange participants will be English-speaking teenage girls and female educators from Japan and South Korea; they will be joined by American students for some of the U.S.-based activities. The program will conclude with follow-on activities in the participants??? home communities in which they apply the knowledge and skills ac quired during the exchange experience. Applicant organizations must have their own overseas partner organizations, branch offices, or other affiliates in each country that can directly manage the recruitment, selection, and orientation of participants as well as alumni follow-on activities. ECA intends to award one cooperative agreement for $250,000.

General Information

Funding Opportunity NumberECA-ECAPEC-14-054
Funding Opportunity TitleFY 2014 Youth Leadership Program with Japan and South Korea
Opportunity CategoryOther - none
Funding Instrument TypeCooperative Agreement
Category Explanationnone
Number of AwardsNot Available
Cost Sharing or Matching RequirementYes
Posted DateApril 16, 2014 (Wednesday)
Application Due DateMay 30, 2014 (Friday)
***No Explanation
Application Archive DateJune 29, 2014 (Sunday)
Total Program Funding$ 0
Award AmountUp to $ 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 Youth Leadership Program with Japan and South Korea
ContactOffice: Bureau Of Educational and Cultural Affairs
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