|Donor:||U.S. Mission to Malaysia|
|Application procedure:||Full Proposal|
|Donor base:||United States|
|Eligible applicants:||Individual, Non-Profit Organisation|
|Grant size:||Small - up to $100,000|
|Minimum grant size:||5.000$|
|Total available budget:||600.000$|
|Maximum grant size:||125.000$|
|Funding ratio:||up to 100%|
- Arts & Culture
- Children & Youth
- Governance & Democracy
- Peace & Conflict Resolution
- Women & Gender
PAS Kuala Lumpur invites proposals for programs that further U.S. government objectives and promote bilateral cooperation and mutual understanding between the U.S. and Malaysia. All programs must include a substantive American element, such as connections with American expert/s, organization/s, or institution/s in a specific field that will result in increased understanding of U.S. policies and perspectives. Examples of PAS Small Grants Program programs include, but are not limited to: (1) Subject-matter experts, academic lectures, seminars and speaker programs; (2) Education and cultural programs, workshops, exhibitions and clinics; (3) Professional and academic exchanges and programs.
Priority Program Areas are: (1) Promotion of regional security cooperation, including countering violent extremism, cybersecurity, and transnational threats; (2) Fostering shared interests in good governance and rule of law, including strengthening civil society media freedom, human rights, and media literacy; (3) Advancing U.S. and Malaysian prosperity through advancing and deepening our bilateral economic and commercial partnership. Program could focus on topics such as trade and investment issues, women/youth empowerment and technology/innovation; and (4) Programs that advance mutual understanding of policies, values and perspectives.
The Public Affairs Section encourages applications from U.S. and Malaysia: Registered not-for-profit organizations, including think tanks and civil society/nongovernmental organizations with programming experience; Non-profit or governmental educational institutions; Governmental institutions; and Individuals.
Actions must take place in Malaysia.
Total available funding is $600,000. Awards may range from a minimum of $5,000 to a maximum of $125,000. Number of awards anticipated are 30 awards. Generally proposed programs should be completed within a year, however, on an exception basis programs that last to a maximum of two years will be considered.
Applications may be submitted for consideration at any time before the final closing date of September 20, 2021.