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2022 Between the Lines Virtual Creative Writing Program for Young Writers.

  BETWEEN THE LINES (BTL): PEACE AND THE WRITING EXPERIENCE  July 15 – July 30, 2022 (online) BTL: Peace and the Writing Experience will bring together 30 international and 10 U.S.-based students, ages 15-18, for two weeks of intensive  BTL summer programming  hosted online by the International Writing Program (IWP) and the University of Iowa (UI) from July 15 to July 30, 2022. All programming is conducted ...
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Security Alert: Protests in Amman and the Dead Sea Highway

Location: Various Amman locations and Dead Sea Highway, Jordan Event: Ongoing Protests Time: Now The U.S. Embassy has received reports of protests near the State Security Court and on the Dead Sea Highway in response to the sentencing of former Parliament member Osama Al-Ajarmah earlier today.  The U.S. Embassy has received reports of potential protests ...
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Weather Alert: Routine Consular Services Cancelled – U.S. Embassy Amman

Location: U.S. Embassy – Amman, Jordan Event: Harsh Winter Weather Expected; Routine Consular Services Cancelled Time: Thursday, January 27, 2022 The Government of Jordan has announced an official holiday due to harsh winter weather conditions, starting at 12:00 p.m. today, Wednesday, January 26, 2022 and continuing through tomorrow, Thursday, January 27, 2022.  Cold weather and ...
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Call for Proposals: Julia Taft Refugee Fund for FY 2022

Date Open: January 9, 2022 Date Closed: February 10, 2022 Minimum Award Amount: $10,000 Maximum Award Amount: $25,000 Background and funding opportunity description U.S. Embassy Amman in collaboration with the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) is pleased to welcome proposals for the 2022 Julia Taft Refugee Fund from potential partners working to assist non-Syrian refugees, displaced ...
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FY22 Cultural Property Agreement Implementation Grants.

Funding Opportunity Title:   FY22 Cultural Property Agreement Implementation Grants   Funding Opportunity Number:   CPAIG-FY2022-GP  Deadlines for Applications:  February 3rd, 2022  CFDA Number:   19.036 -Cultural Antiquities Task Force  Funding Instrument Type: Cooperative Agreement, Grant  Category Explanation:  Cultural Heritage Protection  Award amounts:  Projects typically range between $50,000 – $100,000   FY22 Cultural Property Agreement Implementation Grants  The U.S. Embassy Amman is pleased to announce the ...
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