MSPTM Community Fund 2019 – Call for Application

MSPTM Community Fund 2019 – Call for Application

The Malaysian Society of Parasitology and Tropical Medicine (MSPTM) is delighted to offer the MSPTM Community Fund 2019 for activities which can improve the quality of life, health and well-being. A total of three projects with RM1,000 - RM5,000 funding each, are available to support local charities and community projects throughout Malaysia.


The MSPTM Community Fund is seeking to support projects working within a range of themes as set out below:

-        Community involvement projects

-        Community safety projects

-        Community health and wellbeing projects

-        Projects to develop skills, education & employment support


Who can apply?

This grant is open to all MSPTM members with the following criteria:

-        Malaysian citizen

-        Project duration: 1-2 years

-        Amount: up to RM5000


How to apply?

Fill up the application form (attached below) accordingly. The filled form should be emailed to


When to apply?

Closing date 12 noon, 31st October 2019.

You will hear the outcome by end of November 2019.


What happens after I apply?

All applicants will be notified about their outcome in writing. If your application fits the MSPTM Community Fund priority areas, it'll be shortlisted.


What happens after the grant is awarded?

All successful applicant must present their progress once a year. An oral presentation at MSPTM annual conference AND submission of a paper to reputable ISI-indexed journal such as Tropical Biomedicine acknowledging the funder are mandatory. 


Please find the guidelines and application form at the attachment.


MSPTM Community Fund_Application Form