YSEALI Seeds for the Future Program

Deadline: 15 September 2018
Opento: YSEALI members, aged 18-35, who are citizens of Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste and Vietnam
Benefits: program funding – USD 330,000


The Public Affairs Section of the U.S. Mission to ASEAN (USASEAN) has announced 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 up to USD 15,000 to Southeast Asian youth from all eleven YSEALI countries.


  • Registered YSEALI members, aged 18-35, who are citizens of Brunei, Burma, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste 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.


  • Estimated Total Program Funding: USD 330,000
  • Award Ceiling: USD 330,000
  • Award Floor:  USD 330,000

How to apply?

In order to apply, please find the application form here.

For more information, please read the official call, or visit the official web page.