Notice of Funding Opportunity

Notice of Funding Opportunity


Funding Opportunity Title: U.S. Embassy Bratislava PAS Annual Program Statement
Funding Opportunity Number: PAS-SVK-FY2024-01
Deadline for Applications: Applications are received, and possibly also evaluated, on a “rolling” basis. Indicative intermediate deadlines: January 15, 2024; June 17, 2024
Assistance Listing Number: 19.040 – Public Diplomacy Programs            


Length of performance period: generally, up to 12 months, but no more than 24 months from the proposed project start date. The proposed project start date must be reasonably close to the submission date of the application (generally within 6 months).
Number of awards anticipated: 20 awards (dependent on amounts)
Award amounts: awards may range from a minimum of $1,000.00 to a maximum of $24,999.00. However, in exceptional cases and upon prior consent of PAS, awards up to USD 150,000.00 might be considered. Total available funding for US fiscal year 2024: approx. $300,000.00
Type of Funding: Fiscal Year 2024 Public Diplomacy Funding (Smith-Mundt Act). This notice is subject to availability of funding.
Funding Instrument Type: Fixed Amount Award, Grant, or Cooperative Agreement.

Details are available in the Notice of Funding Opportunity (PDF, 320 KB).

To Apply

The following documents are required (Note: Please save these PDF files to your computer; open PDFs in the latest version of Adobe Acrobat; please “Enable all Features” when receiving a ‘Protected view’ notification):

Please send these documents in electronic format to

We will notify applicants upon receiving their application.

Grant proposals should include all the information requested in the Notice of Funding Opportunity. Proposals will not be considered until all information is received in electronic form. Proposals must be in English or accompanied by an English translation. Supporting documents may be in Slovak.

Questions should be addressed to