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COVID-19 Information

Last updated:   06/04/2021 ***  Effective January 26, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel regardless of where they are traveling from. Alternatively, travelers to the United States may provide documentation from a licensed health care ...
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Information for Visa Applicants about the Current State of Visa Services

Information for visa applicants about the current state of visa services:   The U.S. Mission to Kazakhstan understands that many non-immigrant visa applicants have paid the visa application processing fee and are waiting to schedule a visa appointment.  We have restored all routine visa operations as of December 2, 2020. For non-immigrant visa receipts valid on ...
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Press Conference with Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad

Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad Kazakhstan Press Conference June 13, 2021 Moderator:  Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen and welcome to our press briefing with the U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation, Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad. My name is Karina [Nigmatulia] and I will be moderating today’s event.  Ambassador Khalilzad will deliver opening remarks and then we will move ...
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[Funding Opportunity] American Corners Programming

The U.S. Embassy Nur-Sultan Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State is looking for one to three partners to implement three nationwide skills-building programs at Kazakhstan’s ten American Corners. PAS is soliciting proposals from Kazakhstani and U.S. not-for-profit and non-governmental organizations to conduct programs on entrepreneurship, English writing, and promoting science, technology, ...
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The fifth annual Go Viral Festival launches today

June 11, 2021 — On Go Viral 2021 opening day U.S. Ambassador William Moser and the U.S. Consul General Eric Meyer welcomed more than 2378 participants, representing 18 countries from all five Central Asian republics, USA, Netherlands, China, Ukraine, France, Italy, UAE, Russia, Germany, South Korea, Colombia, Switzerland, and etc. This year more than 50 ...
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[Funding Opportunity] EducationUSA Virtual Student Advisor – Aktau

Department of State Embassy of the United States in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) Program Office: Public Affairs Section, Embassy Nur-Sultan Funding Opportunity Title: EducationUSA Virtual Student Advisor – Aktau Announcement Type: Cooperative Agreement Funding Opportunity Number: DOS-KAZ-NS-PAS-21-013 Deadline for Applications: Friday, July 9, 2021, 18:00 Almaty/Nur-Sultan time (GMT +6) CFDA Number: 19.040 ...
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[Grant Opportunity] Cultural Program Projects to Preventing Gender Based Violence

The U.S. Embassy Nur-Sultan Public Affairs Sections (PAS) of the U.S. Department of State invite proposals that address gender-based violence by empowering Kazakhstanis to face challenges affecting their communities, while also sharing American expertise with local partners. Based on funding availability, the Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Nur-Sultan would like to ...
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