International Fisheries Commissions


The commissions and organizations funded by this appropriation enable the United State to promote critical U.S. economic and conservation interests. Each facilitates international cooperation by conducting or coordinating scientific studies of fish stocks and other living marine resources and establishing common management measures to be implemented by member governments based on their results. Many also oversee the allocation of member nations' fishing rights.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, Department of State
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
A - Formula Grants
Program Accomplishments
Not applicable.
Foreign Relations Authorization Act, Title I: Authorization of Appropriations, Section Section 102, Foreign Operations and Related Program, Section Section 102, Public Law -
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
The use of fund is to support a wide range of international partnerships responding to diverse climate environmental initiatives.
Beneficiary Eligibility
International Organizations
Prior to payment - annual budget, financial & income statements, invoice, assessment, breakout of the parties, and current independent audit statement.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is not applicable.
Application Procedure
2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. N/A
Award Procedure
Assistance is provided for fish and related commissions established by international treaty and are primarily assessed.
Contact the headquarters or regional location, as appropriate for application deadlines
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
Not applicable.
Not applicable.
Not applicable.
How are proposals selected?
Not applicable.
How may assistance be used?
Assistance is provided for fish and related commissions established by treaty and are primarily assessed.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Performance Reports: All programs will be monitored by Department of State Program Officers.
Current independent audit statement.
Organization to keep records to receive satisfactory independent audit. Records to be kept for 3 years.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory formula is not applicable to this assistance listing.

Matching requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.

MOE requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Funding generally for one year. Lump sum or partial payments.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
None/Not specified.
Headquarters Office
Al Hardy
Bureau of Oceans Environment and Scientific Affairs, Room 2880 HST, Department of State, 2201 C Street, NW
Washington, DC 20520 US
Phone: (202) 647-2198.
Website Address
Financial Information
Account Identification
(Formula Grants (Apportionments)) FY 22$62,841,742.00; FY 23 est $65,718,999.00; FY 24 est $53,804,002.00; FY 20 Estimate Not Available FY 21 FY 18$44,455,193.00; FY 19 est $47,011,730.00; FY 12 est $32,200,000.00; - N/A
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Not applicable.
Examples of Funded Projects
Not applicable.


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