The Malaysia Social Innovation Program (MySI) is an initiative aimed at generating income to improve the well-being of people in urban and rural areas. The initiative also aims to apply technology to meet social needs.
Enhance the well-being of the community with proirity for the B40 through the implementation of innovative, locally available R&D technology application projects.
How to apply
How to apply for MySI funds online
Assessment criteria in MySI Program application.
The proposed technology is NOT a prototype and is NOT at the R&D level.
Minimum implementation and maintenance costs.
CAN BE EXPECTED IN THE RIGHT TIME
The project must be completed within a maximum of 12 months.
Projects should contribute to the well-being of the community through aspects such as increasing productivity, increasing the income of the communities involved and creating new employment opportunities.
Projects must be able to develop and have a clear business plan / exit plan to support project sustainability.
Each project must have at least 100 direct and indirect beneficiaries.
The proposed project can solve the problems faced by the community. The proposed technology should be supported by research or award-winning or as a result of the Creative and Innovative Group (KIK).
The proposed project had community engagement sessions with collaborators, supported by a baseline study and had a clear cost component.
Proposed projects should have low maintenance costs, easy-to-use spare parts, easy to maintain by the community and have a warranty.
Proposed projects could reduce reliance on non-renewable natural resources, operate without conventional supplies, reduce human consumption and reduce heavy machinery use.