The U.S. Embassy together with partners invites all students from grades 9-12 to participate in a human rights-focused video contest “Disability Rights are Human Rights.”
By U.S. Embassy in Lithuania | 6 November, 2020 | Topics: Art & Culture, Embassy, Events, Human Rights, News, U.S. & Lithuania, Video
The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Vilnius, Lithuania, is pleased to announce that funding is available through its Small Grants Program. This Annual Program Statement outlines our funding priorities and the procedures for submitting requests for funding. Please carefully follow all instructions below.
By U.S. Embassy in Lithuania | 26 February, 2020 | Topics: Art & Culture, Culture, Education, Embassy, News, Public Affairs
The U.S. Embassy Vilnius is looking for proposals for a grant of up to $25,000 from event managers, non-governmental organizations, and/or cultural organizations to develop and implement a program advocating for human rights and a strong civil society in Lithuania, particularly in rural and remote communities throughout the country.
By U.S. Embassy in Lithuania | 25 July, 2019 | Topics: Art & Culture, Culture, Embassy, News, U.S. & Lithuania
It has been a great honor for me to serve as the U.S. Ambassador to Lithuania during the centennial celebration of the restoration of Lithuanian statehood. The United States is proud of its long, rich history of friendship with Lithuania and its neighbors, Estonia and Latvia. This friendship has endured many challenging days yet we …
By U.S. Embassy in Lithuania | 13 September, 2018 | Topics: Ambassador, Art & Culture, Culture, Events, News, Speeches, U.S. & Lithuania
On April 18 the exhibition “Across the Ocean: The Age of Friendship between Lithuania and the United States of America” opens at the Martynas Mažvydas National Library. The exhibit, created in partnership with the Valdas Adamkus Presidential Library and American Fulbright Scholar Charles Perrin, reveals one hundred years of friendship between the U.S. and Lithuania and …
By U.S. Embassy in Lithuania | 16 April, 2018 | Topics: Art & Culture, Culture, Embassy, Featured Event, History, News, Press Releases, Public Affairs, U.S. & Lithuania
It gives me great pleasure to welcome the “Lumenaria Chorale” from Washington D.C. to Vilnius to celebrate the 500th Anniversary of the Lutheran Reformation. I have no doubt that your performance will be both beautiful and uplifting. While Lithuania prides itself on being a “singing country,” Washington, D.C. prides itself on being the Choral Capital of …
By U.S. Embassy in Lithuania | 23 October, 2017 | Topics: Ambassador, Art & Culture, Culture, Events, Speeches