AFCP 2023 Program Grant Application Announcement

The U.S. Embassy in Sofia is pleased to announce the start of the Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2023 Grants Program.

The application process involves two rounds: In Round 1, the U.S. Embassy will collect project ideas in the form of concept notes, due to Embassy Sofia by December 31, 2022. In Round 2, the Cultural Heritage Center (“the Center”) in the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) in Washington D.C. will invite embassies with promising ideas to submit full project applications, due April 14, 2023. For more information and full instructions on how to apply please go to: