The Public Affairs Sections of U.S. Embassy Jerusalem, Palestinian Affairs Unit and of the Tel Aviv Branch Office announce a competition for grant through this Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO):

Local Israeli, local Palestinian, international, and American non-profit/non-governmental organizations are invited to submit proposals that bring together the diverse populations that live in Jerusalem, the West Bank, and Israel to promote cross-cultural cooperation based on common interest to drive sustainable relationships by building civil society capacity and/or strengthening problem solving and negotiation skills. The deadline for submission is May 31, 2020 at 5:00 P.M.  For more details and further information please read carefully the attached NOFO.

Interested applicants are invited to attend an optional information session on Thursday, March 5, 2020 at 2:00 pm at America House Jerusalem, located at 27 Nablus Road. We strongly encourage prospective applicants to attend and raise any questions regarding proposals, process, and selection.

Please RSVP to Suzan Qaryouti at Please note that laptops are not allowed at the America House facility and that there is no place on site to store them.

Promoting Cross Cultural Cooperation NOFO 2020