- Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Program (SSHP)
- Public Affairs FY2017 Annual Grants Program Statement
This Self-help fund provides small, short-term grants (one year) to community groups that are working to improve the basic economic and social conditions of their villages or communities. The fund provides grants for activities such as construction of classrooms, construction of community centers and health clinics, boreholes for access to clean water, income-generation activities, school equipment and supplies, medical equipment, solar heating and agricultural kits among others listed in our guidelines.
Through a variety of programs in education, HIV/AIDS, business development, and culture, the Office of Public Affairs at the US Embassy in Swaziland works to support Swazi projects in five main areas: economic development of women and youth, HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention, and democracy and human rights, media, education especially in the STEM fields.