Statement by the Press Secretary on the Visit of His Holiness Pope Francis
Building U.S. Education Ties with Nicaragua by Ted Dean, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Services with the U.S. Department of Commerce
Remarks of President Barack Obama in the State of the Union Address
2014 Fiscal Transparency Report
Ambassadors' Funds for Cultural Preservation 2015 - 2016
The Embassy of the United States of America in Managua is accepting project proposals for the U.S. Ambassadors’ Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2015 competition. This program has the purpose to support projects to protect and preserve the Nicaraguan culture and patrimony. The funds to preserve the cultural heritage range from $10,000 to $200,000.00 USD to support projects from 12 to 18 months.
The U.S. Embassy in Managua offers briefings for American groups visiting Nicaragua. We place a high value on informing the U.S. public about the policies and programs we implement in Nicaragua. Our briefings typically consist of general information about what the Embassy does, country background, and U.S. foreign policy in Nicaragua. For More... »
More News from the Embassy
Business Leaders from Bilwi engaged to address citizen security More... »
Remarks by the President in State of the Union Address More... »
The Embassy celebrated with 140 college students of Universidad Evangelica Nicaraguense Martin Luther King, the life and achievements of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. More... »
Embassy Managua's Military Group honored U.S. Army's PFC Rórger Suárez Killed in Action in Iraq, laying a wreath on his tomb. More... »
Ambassador Powers presented the Thriive Social Impact Entrepreneur of the year award. More... »
Ambassador Powers and Fundacion Fenix Celebrate Successful Drug Prevention Campaign in Managua More... »
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Whether you’re a potential student, tourist or business visitor, we can help you prepare for a trip to the United States. Follow the link for tools to plan your trip and to read first-hand accounts from fellow travelers.
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• Deadline to Submit Applications: April 30, 2015
Fulbright Graduate Program
This program offers participants the opportunity to pursue master’s studies in prestigious American universities and take part in an unforgettable cultural experience. The program offers two years of academic study. - More ...
Faculty Development Program
The program selects highly qualified professors dedicated to excellence in higher education studies. Those nominated by their Nicaraguan university must show a personal commitment to continue lecturing at the sponsoring university upon their return. - More ...
The School for International Training (SIT)
The School for International Training (SIT) prepares students to be effective intercultural leaders through undergraduate, graduate, and professional development programs. SIT programs are rooted in the experiential learning model. - More...
Deaths, Abductions, Robberies, Arrests, etc. will be attended to promptly. Please call (505) 2252-7104 and ask for the American Citizens Services Unit during Embassy office hours. More...
Online appointment system for U.S. passports and Notary services.
Note: for Notary, you do not need to be a U.S. Citizen.
Consular Report of Birth Abroad
To request an appointment for Consular Report of Birth Abroad (CRBA), please email to: ACS.Managua@state.gov
We suggest that applicants with an appointment for Consular Report of Birth Abroad, plan to arrive in the embassy 30 minutes before their scheduled appointment. Parking and security checks at the embassy entrance can take up to 20 minutes.