NYC provides funding for youths and youth sector organisations 

National Youth Fund (NYF)

Stay connected with the local youth community with the National Youth Fund (NYF). NYF encourages youth initiatives and innovations to co-create social change for the benefit of the community through partnerships with Youth Sector Organisations (YSO) including youth social enterprises, schools, Institutes of Higher Learning (IHL) and other community partners.

Young ChangeMakers (YCM) Grant
No great idea should be lost to lack of support. If you have a brilliant idea for youth initiated projects that benefit the community, The Young ChangeMakers (YCM) Grant will provide you with the funding and resources to empower youths to make their own decisions and lead their team to success!

Pitch to SHINE
Pitch to SHINE aims to nurture youth creativity and vibrancy by showcasing youth talents, encouraging community contribution and inspiring youth to dream big. With each project awarding up to $20,000, the sky is the limit!

Youth Expedition Project (YEP)
Want to serve the less fortunate overseas while bonding with other youths outside of your educational institutes and organisations? Traverse across the seas to bridge ties with new friends from Singapore, ASEAN, China and India in this unique opportunity! Calling all youths who want to do more for the local community and beyond our shores!

You’ll be glad to know that YEP applications (for teams departing from June 2014) can be submitted online at NYC’s Resource Portal from 1 April 2014!

For teams departing in April and May 2014, simply email your applications to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. The closing dates are:

April 2014 Departures – submit your applications by 28 Feb 2014

May 2014 Departures – submit your applications by 31 Mar 2014

Hurry, send in your applications now and make a difference!

Singapore-ASEAN Youth Fund (SAYF)
Create a better community not only at your own backyard, but all over Asia with SAYF. Join hands and promote ASEAN youth interaction and greater mutual understanding with other YSOs . Network with one another, share best practises and partner one another in joint youth projects to foster greater community building efforts.

To apply for any of these grants, please visit the NYC Resource Portal.