Regional Environment, Science, Technology, and Health (ESTH) Program for Northeast and Southeast Asia

0
482

Funding Opportunity ID: 293685
Opportunity Number: 2017-EAP-BKREO
Opportunity Title: Regional Environment, Science, Technology, and Health (ESTH) Program for Northeast and Southeast Asia
Opportunity Category: Discretionary
Opportunity Category Explanation:
Funding Instrument Type: Grant
Category of Funding Activity: Environment
Food and Nutrition
Health
Natural Resources
Regional Development
Science and Technology and other Research and Development
Category Explanation:
CFDA Number(s): 19.124
Eligible Applicants: Independent school districts
Public and State controlled institutions of higher education
Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)
Public housing authorities/Indian housing authorities
Native American tribal organizations (other than Federally recognized tribal governments)
Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
Private institutions of higher education
Individuals
For profit organizations other than small businesses
Additional Information on Eligibility:
Agency Code: DOS
Agency Name: Department of State
Posted Date: May 09, 2017
Close Date: Jun 09, 2017
Last Updated Date: May 09, 2017
Award Ceiling: $24,999
Award Floor: $5,000
Estimated Total Program Funding: $87,500
Expected Number of Awards: 4
Description: ***Project activities may take place only in following countries: Burma; Cambodia; Indonesia; Laos; Malaysia; Mongolia; Philippines; Thailand; or Vietnam.*** The U.S. Department of State Bureau of East Asia Pacific Affairs (EAP) announces an open competition for environmental awards (up to $24,999) to support local and regional small-scale environmental projects in eligible countries in Southeast Asia. Since Fiscal Year 2007, EAP and the Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs (OES) have worked together to award and administer small environmental grants in the EAP region. These awards are funded through EAP regional foreign assistance funds, and managed by the OES Regional Environment, Science, Technology, and Health (ESTH) Officer for Northeast and Southeast Asia posted to Bangkok. Projects should address one or more of the following environmental areas of focus: • Food security: agriculture and/or fisheries • Sustainable economic development • Adaptation to changing environmental conditions, e.g., coastal management • Waste management, including marine litter • Air quality • Maintaining biodiversity and healthy ecosystems • Creation and/or management of marine protected areas • Environment or health-related education (particularly for underserved groups) • Capacity building for scientific research on environmental issues • Development of new technology for application to environmental issues
Version: Synopsis 1





Source link

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here