The National Geographic Foundation for Science and Exploration in Asia makes grants to support Asian scientists, conservationists, and explorers. The program open to residents of Brunei, Cambodia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Timor-Leste, and Vietnam to work anywhere in the world. Applications can be submitted in three categories: Research, Conservation, and Exploration. The average grant size is US$30 thousand. The deadline for pre-applications is 15 July 2016.
National Geographic Explorers -- Science and Exploration in Asia