Bilateral Projects Competition 2019-2020

The US-Russia Social Expertise Exchange (SEE) is pleased to announce the launch of its 2019-2020 project competition. Teams composed of at least one US and Russian organization are invited to propose innovative bilateral initiatives that will benefit both countries and address a common issue in one of the four following socially-oriented themes: 

  1. Social inclusion 
  1. Community engagement and volunteerism 
  1. Social entrepreneurship 
  1. Youth engagement and mentorship 


Details on specific eligibility criteria, project design requirements, and submission instructions are specified in the official Request for Applications (RFA). 

Project teams may request up to $43,000 in funding for a period of up to twelve months.  

To participate in the competition, all project teams must submit their Statements of Interest no later than 11:59 PM EDT on May 1st, 2019 via EF’s online application form HERE