The Department of State’s Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (TIP Office) announces stage one of two for an open competition for applications for projects to combat trafficking in persons outside of the United States.  Applicants are invited to submit Statements of Interest describing how they will address a minimum of one of the programming priorities described in the Notice of Funding Opportunity.

Organizations eligible to apply include U.S.-based and foreign non-governmental organizations (including faith-based organizations), public international organizations (PIOs), non-profits, for-profit organizations, and institutions of higher education.  For-profit organizations are not permitted to generate profits from grant-funded activities.  U.S. government agencies and foreign governments are not eligible to apply.

All applications must be submitted via SAMS Domestic ( ; SOI NOFO: ) by 5:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) on August 2, 2021, to be eligible for consideration.  To be competitive under this funding opportunity, applicants must be fully responsive to all directions in the Notice of Funding Opportunity.

More information can be found on SAMS Domestic or under the funding opportunity number SFOP0008251.

Please send any questions regarding this Notice of Funding Opportunity to

U.S. Department of State

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