The NYF supports:
Youth Development and Youth Action
The NYF aims to support initiatives that address the needs of youths, provide opportunities for personal development, and inspire positive change in Singapore.
Youth Programmes and Capability Development (YPCD) – Projects that contribute towards youth leadership development, development of various youth segments aligned with focus areas such as Jobs and Future of Work, Mentoring, Youth Mental Wellbeing, Support for Vulnerable Groups. Capability development projects that create resources to benefit youths and youth-related programmes, or uplift and develop capability of other youth sector organisations with the sharing of knowledge and resources.
Research – Projects that deepen the understanding of salient youth issues or trends. This could include:
i. Emerging trends that would inform NYC and/ or other youth sector practitioners in programme planning;
ii. Programme evaluation of programme models, and recommendations for good practices to be scaled-up; or
iii. Observation studies which could be contextualised and pilot-tested in Singapore.
Youth Leadership Development (YLD) – Outstanding youth leaders who wish to pursue training and development in reputable local and international platforms with the intent of leading community projects/initiatives or starting new positive social movements.
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