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Youth Expedition Projects Fund (YEP)

Important Note:

The National Youth Council (NYC) is closely monitoring recent developments pertaining to COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019).

A series of precautionary measures to maintain the safety and well-being of our staff and youth participants have been implemented.

As a precautionary measure to safeguard the health and safety of all youth participants, NYC will not be providing any funding support for YEP/ YEP+ related trips occurring between March 2020 and 30 June 2020

We also recommend that teams defer any planned YEP/ YEP+ trips during this period.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused and we seek your kind understanding in this matter. 

Please continue to check the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA, and Ministry of Health (MOH, advisories regularly for the latest updates.

For further queries, please email


With effect from 1st April 2020, NUS will no longer be a Programme Funding (PF) Partner.

All groups who are planning for YEP trips (i.e recce or actual) from May 2020 onwards will need to write in with their submission to National Youth Council (NYC) directly at

For teams that have previously submitted to NUS, your team is required to send in the proposal and other required documents again to the email address stated above.

Please take note that for your project to be considered for funding, all applications should be submitted no later than 2 months before the start date of your YEP Overseas Project.

More information regarding the YEP funding can be found HERE.

*There will be a YEP Leaders Workshop on 7th March 2020, Saturday from 9.30am – 1.30pm (Lunch will be Included) at The Red Box, Somerset.

The Sign up link and more information can be found: