|The American and Cuban flags few side by side in August 2015|
Two project announcements, reproduced below, say that "projects that are inherently political in nature" aren't likely to be funded.
I doubt this means that the State Department and the Agency for International Development have ended other more expansive programs that are political. But the goal of these embassy projects is to strengthen U.S.-Cuba bilateral relations.
Applications for the embassy projects "will be considered on a rolling basis up until August 15, 2016," the announcement said.
All projects must start before Sept. 30. See below for details:
Large Grants Program Funding Opportunity
U.S. Department of State
U.S. Embassy Cuba Public Affairs Section
Announcement Type: Grant/Fixed Amount Award
Funding Opportunity Title: U.S. Mission to Cuba Public Affairs Large Grants Program Statement