Opportunities and Exchanges

2020 Local Grants Notice of Funding Opportunity
In conjunction with the Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI), the Political Section Assistance Unit at the US Embassy in Tunisia seeks applications from eligible applicants for a 2020 Tunisia MEPI Local Grants Program.  U.S. Embassy Tunisia has identified one priority area for which it seeks responsive applications: Tourism and hospitality sector in Tozeur and Kebili. Deadline is February 25, 2020.

Fulbright Foreign Student Program 
The Fulbright Student Scholarship Program for Tunisians provides full funding for two academic years to complete a master’s degree program at a university in the United States. Deadline is May 25, 2020.

Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA)
The U.S. Embassy in Tunisia is pleased to announce Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) scholarships for young educators to teach Arabic and study in the United States in academic year 2021-2022. Deadline is June 1, 2020.

Fulbright Specialist Program
The Fulbright Specialist Program offers non-U.S. institutions the opportunity to host American academics or professionals to build expertise in a specific area.  The program strengthens ties between the host institution and the Fulbright Specialist’s home institution in the United States. Deadline is July 31, 2020.

Notice of Funding Opportunity
The Public Affairs Office (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Tunisia offers limited funding opportunities for small programs, projects and activities that advance the Section’s established mission and goals.  Click here for more information.