U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation

Call for Proposals – 2022  

Deadline for proposals is extended to November 1, 2021, 11.59 p.m. Kyiv time

The U.S. Embassy in Ukraine is pleased to announce a call for proposals for the 2022 U. S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Program.  The Program aims to preserve historic buildings and monuments, archaeological sites, museum collections, and forms of traditional cultural expression, such as indigenous languages and crafts. Full implementation of the AFCP 2022 Program is pending the availability of funds in fiscal year 2022.

For 20 years, the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) has supported more than 1,000 projects in 130+ countries. The United States has invested over $1.7 million in 18 cultural preservation projects in Ukraine.  Learn more about the Ukrainian projects at:  https://ua.usembassy.gov/wp-content/uploads/sites/151/List-of-AFCP-Projects-ENG-2019-1-1.pdf 

The U. S. embassy is pleased to announce the results of the AFCP 2021 Grants Program.  We are pleased to fund the following projects:

  • Yuriy Fedkovych National University in Chernivtsi: Conservation of the 19th-Century Marble Hall of the University ($363,784)
  • Vinnytsia Region Museum of Local History: Conservation of Ethnographic Objects Associated with the 19th-Century Ukrainian Composer Mykola Leontovych ($27,917)
  • NGO organization Vybir from Luhansk oblast: Documentation of Architectural Monuments of the Luhansk Region ($17,285).

Award from $10,000 to $500,000
Deadline for proposals is extended to November 1, 2021, 11.59 p.m. Kyiv time

The U. S.  Embassy in Ukraine announces an open competition for organizations to submit applications to carry out a U.S. Ambassadors Fund on Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2022 Grants Program. The Program aims to preserve historic buildings and monuments, archaeological sites, museum collections, and forms of traditional cultural expression, such as indigenous languages and crafts. The AFCP program is supervised by the Cultural Heritage Center (the Center) of the U.S. Department of State. Full implementation of the AFCP-2022 Program is pending the availability of Fiscal Year 2022 funds.

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