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YSEALI Seed for Future Program 2019

Deadline : 15 September,2018

YSEALI Seed for Future Program 2019 has opened the application. The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Mission to ASEAN (USASEAN) announces an open competition for a cooperative agreement to develop and implement the 2019 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Seeds for the Future small grants program. The program will provide subgrants of up to $15,000 to Southeast Asian youth from all eleven YSEALI countries. Following an open application process, up to 20 subgrant winners will be selected to implement nine-month projects across the four core YSEALI issue areas.


Estimated Total Program Funding: $330000

Award Ceiling: $330000

Award Floor: $330000



  • Registered YSEALI members, aged 18-35, who are citizens of Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor Lest and Vietnam;
  •  All participants must be proficient in written and spoken English;
  • Not-for-profit organizations, including think tanks and civil society/non-governmental organizations;
  • Public and private educational institutions;
  • Individuals;
  • Public International Organizations and Governmental institutions.

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