National River Care Fund (application form)

National River Care Fund – Small Grant Programme is an initiative established by Global Environment Centre (GEC) to support local community, community based organisations/non-profit organisations  to pursue their own river conservation initiatives.

The goals are to establish and encourage a river care civil society that has the capability to contribute and demonstrate the best management practices of River Care in Malaysia and to support establishment and sustainability of community based  water and river care programme in Malaysia.

GEC believes this initiative will motivate our community in becoming a river care civil society and provide a platform of collaboration among government, corporates and public.

What we fund?

National River Care Fund is a startup grant/operating grant of RM2000 up to RM5, 000 per project .



National River Care Fund must be used for environmental purposes and there are a few minimum requirements that organisations must meet in order to be eligible for the grant.

National River Care Fund Cycle III is only eligible for Community-based organisations (CBOs) such as Resident Associations, JKKK and Rukun Tetangga; and special interest groups who has interest in the management of their river basins.

The grant must be used for projects located in Malaysia.

·     Selection process

How to apply?

Complete and submit the application form. Incomplete form will not be entertained.

The form (in English) is available at NRCF application form (English) .

The application form is also available in other languages:

a) NRCF application form (Bahasa Melayu)

b) NRCF application form (Mandrin)

c) NRCF application form (Tamil)

Application deadline

Extended to 31st December 2016

Ask us. We are here to help

The Secretariat is available to clarify all enquiries. Ask us at or 037957 2007