Donor: U.S. Mission to New Zealand
Application procedure: Full Proposal
Donor base: United States
Reference number: PAS-NEWZEALAND-2018-01
Eligible applicants: Individual, Non-Profit Organisation
Deadline: 01.08.2018

Financial details

Grant size: Small - up to $100,000
Minimum grant size: 500$
Total available budget: 350.000$
Funding type: Grants
Maximum grant size: 100.000$
Funding ratio: up to 100%


  • Economic Development
  • Peace & Conflict Resolution
  • Research, Technology & Innovation
  • Social Inclusion

Project Locations

  1. Pacific


1) Objective

PAS New Zealand invites Statement of Interest (SOI) for projects that strengthen security and military cooperation and coordination, promote the mutual benefits of bilateral trade and investment, and deepen the relationships with Pacific communities, in New Zealand, Niue and the Cook Islands, based on our shared values and heritage. All programs must include an American cultural element, or connection with American expert/s, organization/s, or institution/s in a specific field that will promote increased understanding of U.S. policy and perspectives. Priority Program Areas are: (1) U.S. – New Zealand (including Niue and the Cook Island) Bilateral Relationship Programs that seek to explain U.S. policies, culture, and values to New Zealand, Niuean or Cook Island audiences, resulting in a positive impact on the bilateral relationship; (2) regional security programs that address issues of regional security, cyber security, non-proliferation, and countering violent extremism, as well as exchanges that promote multilateral cooperation and enhance stability in the Asia-Pacific region; (3) economic growth programs related to promoting trade, investment, economic integration and responsible commercial development in the region; and (4) pacific issues programs related to addressing challenges specific to the Pacific/Oceanic region, such as maritime and polar affairs, infrastructure, educational development, health and wellness, and technology.

2) Eligibility

The Public Affairs Section encourages applications from U.S. New Zealand, Niue, and the Cook Islands. Applicants must be (1) registered not-for-profit organizations, including think tanks and civil society/non-governmental organizations with programming experience; (2) individuals; (3) non-profit or governmental educational institutions; or (4) governmental institutions.

3) Location

Actions must take place in New Zealand, Niue, and the Cook Islands.

4) Budget

Estimated total program funding is $350,000. Grants may range from $500-$100,000.

5) Application

Application forms required can be downloaded from their website. Closing date for application is August 01, 2018.

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