6th Call for Proposals on Cyber Wellness Projects

Published Date: 11 November 2014 12:00 AM

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1.The Inter-Ministry Cyber Wellness Steering Committee (ICSC) has launched a sixth call for proposals on 11 November 2014, as part of ongoing efforts by the Singapore government to support cyber wellness education.

2.Organisations are invited to submit proposals that encourage and support the positive use of the Internet and mobile technologies among our youth including, but not limited to the following areas:

  • Parenting roles, responsibilities, knowledge and skills for cyber wellness education for children
  • Cyber security and protection against cyber crime
  • Information literacy, media literacy and responsible online creation
  • Striking a balance between online and offline activities
  • Positive online presence and advocacy for cyber wellness

3.More information on the sixth call for proposals is provided in Annex A. The closing date for the submission of proposals is 23 January 2015, 4:00 pm.

4.The ICSC has reached out to over 240,000 participants through more than 25 supported projects, since its first call for proposals in 2009. The supported projects cover various cyber wellness areas and are delivered through different platforms, such as exhibitions, drama productions, online resources for parents, and seminars for educators. More information on the ICSC and examples of supported projects are provided in Annex B.

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