Funding Opportunity for NGO Programs Benefiting Burmese and Other Urban Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Thailand and Malaysia

Deadline: 23 October 2015

The United States Department of State Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) funding program inviting NGO programs benefiting Burmese and Other urban refugees and asylum seekers in Thailand and Malaysia.

Proposed activities should primarily support Burmese and other refugees and asylum seekers, including Rohingya, in Thailand and Malaysia. Because of PRM mandate to provide protection, assistance, and sustainable solutions for refugees and victims of conflict, PRM will consider funding only those projects that include a target beneficiary base of at least 50 percent refugees/asylum-seekers.


  • Thailand
    • Healthcare
    • Gender-Based Violence
    • Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene
    • Food and Nutrition
    • Food and Nutrition
  • Urban Refugees and Asylum Seekers
    • Healthcare
  • Malaysia
    • Healthcare

Funding Information

Project proposals must not be more than $10,400,000 (per year).

Eligibility Criteria

  • Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education
  • Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education.
  • International Organizations. International multilateral organizations, such as United Nations agencies, should not submit proposals through in response to the program. Multilateral organizations that are seeking funding for programs relevant to this announcement should contact the PRM Program Officer on or before the closing date of the funding announcement.

How to Apply

Applicants may download the application packages and submit their proposals at the address given on the website.

For more information, please visit and download the full announcement of opportunity.