This year’s American Club Award once again aims to support individuals working on projects to enhance Luso-American ties.
The American Club Award Committee has targeted five major areas: journalism in all media, communication technologies and new applications in telecommunications, social entrepreneurship, innovative practices in dispute resolution practices, healthcare policy and social welfare.
Competition for this award, worth 3,300 US dollars, is open to Portuguese citizens aged between 20 and 35, who must have completed two years undergraduate studies.
The award is for travel and expenses in the US for a 24 week visit and includes round trip plane tickets.
Applicants must submit a one-page proposal with specific project description accompanied by a one-page CV in English by e-mail with the word ‘Award’ in the subject line. Forms are available online at www.americancluboflisbon.com Deadline is noon April 30 and applicants will be contacted by May 7.