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Submit your Application for the Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellowship in the United States during the Summer of 2023

The U.S. Embassy in The Hague is pleased to accept applications for the 2023 Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellowship. The program is scheduled to take place in-person from June 24 – July 22, 2023, and will be hosted by Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. Are you between the ages 16-18, and interested in learning more ... Read More»

Readout of President Joe Biden’s Meeting with Prime Minister Mark Rutte of the Netherlands

Ambassador Razdan Duggal traveled to Washington D.C. to join the bilateral meetings between U.S. President Joe Biden, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte, and Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs Wopke Hoekstra. Photo Gallery Readout of President Joe Biden’s Meeting with Prime Minister Mark Rutte of the Netherlands: President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. ... Read More»

Statement by White House on the Visit of Prime Minister Rutte of the Netherlands

President Biden looks forward to welcoming Prime Minister Mark Rutte of the Netherlands to the White House on Tuesday, January 17th to further deepen the historic ties between our two nations. As strong NATO Allies and global partners, the two leaders will reaffirm our shared efforts to strengthen transatlantic security and economic prosperity. They will ... Read More»

Strong Cities Network’s Transatlantic Mayoral Dialogue on Preventing Hate, Extremism and Polarization and Safeguarding Democracy

Remarks by U.S. Ambassador Shefali Razdan Duggal [as prepared] The Hague – Peace Palace, November 15, 2022 Good morning, everyone!  My name is Shefali Razdan Duggal, the newly arrived United States Ambassador to the Kingdom of the Netherlands. It is a genuine privilege to be with you all here today in the Peace Palace to ... Read More»

Public Diplomacy Small Grants Program 2022/2023

ANNUAL PROGRAM STATEMENT  Funding Opportunity Title:  U.S. Embassy The Hague PD Annual Program Statement Funding Opportunity Number:  PD-THEHAGUE-FY23-01 Deadline for Applications: 3 rolling deadlines – (November 30, 2022; February 28, 2023; and June 30, 2023) CFDA Number:  19.040 – Public Diplomacy Programs  CONTACT| If you have any questions about the grant application process, please contact ... Read More»