The Department of State’s Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (TIP Office) announces an open competition for grant funding to support the Program to End Modern Slavery (PEMS). Applicants are invited to submit proposals describing how they will advance transformational programs or projects that seek to achieve a measurable and substantial reduction of the prevalence of forced labor in an industry within a State in Brazil.
Eligible applicants include U.S.-based and foreign non-governmental organizations (including faith-based organizations), non-profits, public international organizations (PIOs), 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.
Proposals must be submitted via SAMS Domestic (https://mygrants.service-now.com/grants ) by 5:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) on June 7, 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.
Please send any questions regarding this Notice of Funding Opportunity to JTIPGrants@state.gov.