Singapore International Foundation (SIF) Young Social Entrepreneurs Programme 2019

Singapore International Foundation (SIF) Young Social Entrepreneurs Programme 2019

Deadline: December 16, 2018

The Singapore International Foundation (SIF) is accepting applications for the Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) Programme 2019. The YSE programme seeks to inspire, equip and enable youth of different nationalities to embark on social enterprises (SEs) in Singapore and beyond.

If you have a social enterprise idea, they want to help you make it happen! Participants will learn from leading social entrepreneurs, business professionals and other youth who are keen on social innovation, while expanding their networks for potential collaborations for good.

Admitted participants will attend a 4-day YSE Workshop held in March 2019 in Singapore, and pitch for a chance to be shortlisted into the YSE programme, which includes a mentorship scheme; overseas study visit and an opportunity to pitch for funding.


  • Ecosystem – Join an international ecosystem of changemakers including like-minded individuals, corporates, practitioners and successful entrepreneurs
  • Mentorship – Gain access to industry experts and professionals for mentorship
  • Overseas study visits – Embark on overseas study visit to gain insights
  • Grants – Develop your social enterprise with up to SGD$ 20,000 in grants!


They are looking for passionate young changemakers and entrepreneurs who have great ideas and are looking to develop their SE.

Join now if you:

  • Have a viable business proposition that addresses a social issue
  • Are a committed individual or have a team (up to 3 members can join the programme)
  • Are between 18 to 30 years old (open to all nationalities)


Applicants would need to attach the following documents in the form:

  1. Business plan overview – click here to download the template
    1. Business Summary Guidelines
    2. Business Model Canvas Template
  2. Group/Individual photo
  3. SE logo (if available)
  4. Any supporting documents (optional)

Please note that SIF may contact you to conduct further clarifications and/or updates where needed. They strongly advise you to submit your application as early as possible so that they have ample time to assist you where necessary.

Please submit your team’s details  through the online application form HERE.

For more information, visit YSE Programme.