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U.S. Embassy Announces New MEPI Local Grants Funding Opportunity
June 16, 2021

The U.S.-Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) is pleased to promote a new notice of funding opportunity for local grants. U.S. Embassy Manama is seeking proposals from local civil society organizations, non-profit organizations, non-governmental organizations, professional associations, private sector organizations, and universities registered and headquartered in Bahrain for a local grant funding opportunity that must demonstrate these two objectives:1) foster inclusive economic growth or 2) enable citizens and civil society’s engagement in participatory governance and decision making to advance economic growth and promote improved business-enabling environments.

The deadline to apply is August 1, 2021. For details on how to apply, please visit


The announcement is available on Grants.gov