From going green, mental well-being, learning more about ASEAN, helping the elderly, special needs, low-income groups, acquiring financial literacy and career mentorships – National Youth Council (NYC) Singapore programmes are designed to address the needs of youth from the ages of 15 to 35 years. Whether they are still in school or have started their careers, young people can continue to find pockets of interest groups to join and pursue their passions and aspirations.


Looking for seed funding to bring a project idea to life? NYC offers a wide range of funding schemes to help youths and youth sector organisations make their ideas a reality.

  • Asia-Ready Exposure Programme (AEP)

    Supports projects that provide youths with opportunities to gain meaningful exposure to ASEAN member states, China and India AEP Grant

  • National Youth Fund (NYF)

    Interested to kick-start a youth initiative that co-creates social change to benefit the community? NYF Grant

  • Singapore-ASEAN Youth Fund (SAYF)

    Create a better community not only in your own backyard, but all over Asia with the SAYF SAYF Grant

  • Young ChangeMakers (YCM)

    Champion your causes, and make a difference YCM Grant