The 6th ASEAN Foundation Model ASEAN Meeting (AFMAM) 2020

Deadline: 17 May 2020
Open to: ASEAN nationals from different universities/institutions and various academic backgrounds
Benefits: fully funded


The ASEAN Foundation is pleased to organise the 6th ASEAN Foundation Model ASEAN Meeting (AFMAM) 2020 in Hanoi, Viet Nam. This year, the model ASEAN Meeting targets tertiary education students across the ASEAN region to understand diplomacy and how decision-makers of ASEAN Member States address regional issues at the various ASEAN meetings.

This year’s AFMAM will involve the simulation of the ASEAN+1 engagement which address the thematic focus of “The Role of ASEAN Youths in Promoting Networking and Cooperation to Build a Clean and Green ASEAN Community through Sustainable Use of Natural Resources and Protection of the Environment” in accordance with the 2020 Viet Nam Chairmanship. Be prepared to engage in simulations with your ASEAN delegates!


ASEAN interested students are required to form a team of seven that comprises six students from tertiary education level as Team Members and one faculty/academic member as Team Advisor. All must be ASEAN nationals and same nationalities in the team.

Teams comprising members and advisor from different universities/institutions, various academic backgrounds, and promoting gender balance are considered advantageous. Persons with disabilities and those from educational institutions outside the capitals are encouraged to apply.

Team Members:

  • Enrolled as a student of tertiary education institution taking diploma or undergraduate studies (or equivalent level) from any disciplines at education institutions in the ASEAN Member States when the programme takes place
  • Between 18 and 25 years of age when the programme takes place
  • English proficient, verbal and written

Team Advisor:

  • Faculty/academic member (lecturer or teaching assistant) of a department or faculty of a tertiary education institution in the ASEAN Member States when the programme takes place
  • 25 years old or older on 3 September 2020
  • English proficient, verbal and written
  • Role of Team Advisor
  • Focal point of the Team
  • Lead and guide the Team
  • Advise and coach the Team related to content (possessing general knowledge on issues related to the AFMAM thematic focus)
  • Allocate time to participate in two to three online preparatory coaching sessions

Provide constructive inputs for the improvement of AFMAM.


  • There are no registration or application fees
  • Round trip air travel from the capital city of the country of origin to the venue in Hanoi, Viet Nam
  • Accommodation and meals
  • An exciting and unforgettable experience with organizer and your ASEAN member state peers.

How to apply?

For more information and to apply, please visit this website.