The U. S. Embassy in Mexico is pleased to announce the call for proposals for the 2017 U. S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2017 Small Grants Competition.
The AFCP was established in 2001 in collaboration with the Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
(ECA) to assist countries in preserving their cultural heritage.
You are invited to submit proposals for possible funding under this initiative.
To date, through the auspices of the AFCP, the Embassy has supported several projects in Mexico, the most recent, the restoration of the main archery of the Father Tembleque Aqueduct.
Funding Range for Individual Awards:
From $10,000 to $200,000 per project.
The deadline for receipt of proposals is January 1, 201 7. Please contact Elizabeth Andión at AndionE@state.gov with “AFCP Small Grants Program” in the subject line for further information or to submit proposals.
The U. S. Embassy in Mexico looks forward to receiving strong proposals in support of efforts to preserve Mexican cultural heritage for future generations.