**The 2018 deadline for this opportunity has passed or the internal application slot has been granted. Updated information will be posted when the next funding cycle opens.**


2018 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative Summit Solicitation

Program Summary

The U.S. Department of State announces an open competition for proposals to design, plan, and implement the 2018 Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) Summit. The three-day YSEALI Summit, to be held in Singapore in early December 2018, will gather approximately 150 participants aged 18-35 around the theme "The United States and ASEAN: Partners in Growth and Innovation." The Summit, which this year marks YSEALI's fifth anniversary, will serve as a space for young innovators and entrepreneurs from both the United States and ASEAN to connect with U.S. companies and institutions focused on ASEAN. Throughout the Summit, participants will showcase projects, receive mentorship, explore opportunities to expand their work, exchange ideas on how to foster economic growth in their communities, and find avenues for stronger economic cooperation between the United States and ASEAN.


CU Internal Expression of Interest Deadline: N/A; email ltdsubs@colorado.edu if interested

Sponsor Full Proposal Deadline: April 16, 2018


There are no special eligibility requirements.

Limited Submission Guidelines

Applicants are only allowed to submit one proposal per organization.

Award Information and Duration

One award is anticipated. Award may range from a minimum of $500,000 to a maximum of $600,000. Performance period is July 1, 2018 to December 2019.