Kabul Journalism Conference


The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan is pleased to announce an open competition for assistance awards through this Request for Proposals (RFP). PAS Kabul invites all eligible organizations to submit a proposal for a Kabul Journalism Conference to bring together the key stakeholders in the Afghan media industry to: a.) discuss in coordination with the Ministry of Higher Education a working group and framework for a national curriculum in journalism; b.) provide journalism training; and c.) provide a networking and information sharing opportunity. This process is to be Afghan-led and to include the input of key Afghan stakeholders with the facilitation and guidance of American advisors where and when requested.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Deleted 12/01/2012 (Archived.)
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Agency: Department of State
Office: Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
Cooperative Agreement
Number of Awards Available
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Eligibility is open to all U.S., Afghan, Non-Government Organizations(NGOs) or Private Voluntary Organizations (PVOs) with offices in Kabul, and with direct experience in organizing conferences, training workshops, or similar events, and a proven track record of success implementing projects in Afghanistan (see Eligibility on page 1). U.S. organizations or companies will be required to have a Kabul-based office with the capacity to complete all grant activities.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program does not have cost sharing or matching requirements.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Headquarters Office
Pedro Palugyai, Grants Manager, Public Affairs Section (PAS), U.S. Embassy, Kabul, Afghanistan
Email: KabulPDProposals@state.gov
E-mail Address
Financial Information
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Awards up to $200,000.00


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