What You Need to Know

What is Dana PIBG?
Dana PIBG is a RM20 million fund set aside by 1MDB to provide a platform for parents and teachers to carry out additional educational activities and minor infrastructure development to enhance the existing government programmes. 

What are the categories taken into consideration?

3 categories will be considered for grant application:

  1. Educational activities
  2. Co-curriculum activities
  3. Minor infrastructure development

Who can apply?

All registered Persatuan Ibubapa dan Guru (PIBG) from Government Schools and Government-Aided Schools throughout Malaysia. 


How do I apply?
The application for Dana PIBG can be made by the following easy steps:
  1. Download the application form from www.danapibg.com.my
  2. Complete the application form.
  3. Attach the required supporting documents.
  4. Submit the form via post to Dana PIBG 1Malaysia, Level 8, Menara IMC, No 8 Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur. 

What do I need to do to apply?

Read and understand the objectives along with the aims of Dana PIBG. Ensure that your profile and your proposal fulfill the guidelines listed before you fill and submit the application form.


When can I apply?
We welcome your application any time during the fund’s life span. However, funding decisions will only be made two months from date of application received at 1MDB office. 

What is the maximum amount I can apply?

Grants are capped at:

  1. Primary Schools – up to a maximum of RM30,000
  2. Secondary Schools – up to a maximum of RM50,000

To what extent should the funds be justified?

The amount requested should clearly identify each planned expenditure or expenses. It is important that applicants give enough details for the evaluating team to understand the rationale behind the amount requested.


How long will my application take?
The process is estimated to be complete within 2 months from date of application received. Progressive communications will be made to the selected applicants throughout the entire process.

What types of application will not be supported?

Dana PIBG will not support applications for:

  1. Personal gain of the applicant
  2. Political activities
  3. Activities deemed as a conflict of interest to the individuals in PIBG and the school represented. 

How can I check the status of my application?

You can check the status of your application by emailing danapibg@1mdb.com.my


What do I need to submit for tracking and monitoring purposes?
Once your application is approved, you will need to submit a monthly status and financial statement report to us.

When can I reapply again after a successful application?

Only one application per school is permitted throughout the Dana PIBG tenure. If PIBG have applied successfully, we will not entertain second application from that PIBG.


If I have any inquiries, who should I address it to?

For any inquiries regarding Dana PIBG, you can send an email to danapibg@1mdb.com.my or write-in to: Dana PIBG 1Malaysia, Level 8, Menara IMC, No 8 Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.