Indonesia YSEALI Regional Workshop 2025
ID: 354765Type: Posted
Overview

Buyer

U.S. Mission to Indonesia (DOS-IDN)

Award Range

$150K - $250K

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Other

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes
Timeline
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    Forecast Posted Not available
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    Forecast Due Not available
  3. 3
    Posted Jun 7, 2024 12:00 AM
  4. 4
    Due Aug 7, 2024 12:00 AM
Description

The U.S. Mission to Indonesia is offering a federal grant for the Indonesia YSEALI Regional Workshop 2025. This workshop is part of the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI), which aims to engage emerging leaders in Southeast Asia to solve common problems. The workshop will focus on the theme of Sustainable Development and will explore how technology and regional collaboration can create sustainable economic growth in sectors related to ocean ecosystems. This includes renewable blue energy, desalination, blue carbon, fisheries, marine conservation, and marine transportation. The workshop will bring together 60 YSEALI members from ASEAN countries and Timor Leste who have an interest in emerging energy technologies, coastal economic development, environmental science, and marine conservation. The workshop will be held for a minimum of five and a maximum of six days, including travel days, with lodging and conference venue in Batam, Indonesia. Day trips to Singapore and other areas around Batam can be included. The workshop will include sessions on defining blue economy, introducing ASEAN and ASEAN member state initiatives related to blue economy, regional collaboration, and multi-nation funding opportunities. It will also include site visits to companies, government-affiliated programs, or non-governmental organizations working on blue economy potential. The recipient of the grant is expected to develop syllabus materials, an event program, and design banners and other printed materials. They should also design a digital engagement strategy for workshop participants and social media audiences. The proposal should include follow-on activities such as virtual collaborative work, projects funded through small seed grants, and ongoing mentorship. The workshop should also have a cultural or community service component that promotes ASEAN unity and the United States as a partner to ASEAN. The grant has an award ceiling of $250,000 and an award floor of $150,000. The deadline to apply is August 7, 2024. For more information, contact JakartaPASGrants@state.gov.

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