Sarawak Convention Bureau (SCB), in collaboration with the International Convention Scholarship Award (ICSA), is looking for applicants to be awarded grants for travel, accommodation, association membership and convention registration fees. Over 40 business events ambassadors have received such grants since its inception in 2008 to enable Sarawakians to attend conferences around the world, resulting in an influx of knowledge to the state as well as to their respective professions.
Chew Chang Guan, SCB’s General Manager of Government & Industry Relations, said: “Successful applicants will be able to learn new ideas or knowledge from their particular fields. Not only would they be able to make extend their professional networks in a global scale, they would also play a vital role in developing Sarawak’s respective sectors and spur advancement.”
These awards also coincide with the famed Anak Sarawak Awards, a biennial event to acknowledge the contribution of industry partners and conferences hosts.
The application deadline is 31st July 2018.