The Sustainable Development Grants programme empowers individuals and groups in promoting and initiating sustainable development projects in the country.
The Shell Malaysia Sustainable Development (SD) Grants scheme is open to Malaysian NGOs, and International NGOs with a Malaysian chapter, Community Based Organisations (CBO) and Academic Institutions based in Malaysia.
The SD Grants scheme is divided into 2 categories:
Environmental Conservation – projects to conserve biodiversity, natural resources and ecosystems, including forests, wetlands, mangroves, coral reefs, peat swamps. These projects may be terrestrial, marine, estuarine, freshwater or aerial in nature.
Sustainable Livelihood – projects for the development of the poor and/or community livelihood.
The panel of judges will award points based on the following criteria: practicality, benefits, financial need, sustainability and originality.
How to apply
Application for the 2013 cycle is open from 1st August 2012 – 28th September 2012.
The proposal must be attached with the following information:
Name of Organisation or Individual
Address of Organisation or Individual
Telephone and fax numbers of Organisation or Individual
E-mail address of Organisation or Individual
If Organisation, please indicate type (eg: association, school, society, community group)
A brief profile of the Organisation or Individual
(1) Environmental Conservation
(2) Sustainable Livelihood
o Project name
o Summary of project of not more than 500 words, and must include:
c. Time frame
d. Outstanding characteristics (eg: benefits)
e. Long-term aim
f. Financial need
Budget/financial details of the project (please indicate the part of the project on which the grant will be invested)
Please attach the following reference material in the application, where applicable. The reference material will be used as background information only, and points will not be awarded for this section.
The full project proposal
Testimonial or past project reports
Visuals – photos or videos, if any
Applications must be submitted in hard copy and sent to the following address:
Shell Malaysia Sustainable Development Grants
c/o Communications Department (CX)
11th Floor, Bangunan Shell Malaysia
Changkat Semantan, Damansara Heights
50490 Kuala Lumpur