The U.S. Government offers a variety of funding opportunities to support Tunisian institutions and individuals with their development and/or reform projects. Descriptions of some of the main funding opportunities available, with links to more detailed information and applications, are provided in this section. Since instructions for how to apply for U.S. grants differ with each program, applicants should refer directly to the specific application form provided in these pages.
Grants to Individuals
MEPI Local Grants
These grants, which usually range from $10,000 to 25,000 and last up to one year, are provided to support local "grassroots" reform projects. Applicants including individuals and non-governmental organizations (NGO's). For more information please contact: MEPI Medregion Website.
American Studies Grants
The American Embassy Public Affairs Section regularly announces Grant Opportunities to conduct research on topics related to American Studies. The latest announcement on the topic will be posted on the embassy website announcements icon.
Grants to Institutions
Tunisian institutions, including government agencies and departments, non governmental organizations, academic institutions, research centers etc.. may apply to these grants: