Instructions for VCF Grant Funding

  1. The 6th APBAM 2019 Main Conference has been granted VCF pre-approval (30% funding of the registration fee) for limited places only.
  2. Participants who are applying for the VCF grant are required to submit their application on the VCF portal via their respective VWO/charities. Please log
    on here to apply.
  3. After successfully applying for the VCF Training Application for APBAM 2019, your organisation will be sent a VCF Approval Email which contains your VCF Online Application/Reference Number (e.g. LT23021/FY19/20). You will be required to key in this number to purchase ticket(s) to the main conference.
  4. After successfully applying for VCF funding and registering for APBAM, please forward the VCF Approval Email to
    info@apbam.com to secure your place in the conference.

Accessing NCSS’ VCF grant application portal:

  • Search for the Course Provider – Promises Pte Ltd
  • Our VCF Reference No.: PAS00001813
  • Course Title: 6th Asia Pacific Behavioural and Addiction Medicine Conference
  • Participants with approved VCF grant must achieve at least 75% attendance. They are required to sign the attendance sheet at the registration desk daily.
  • Training Evaluation Form must be completed and returned to the Conference Secretariat at the end of the Conference.

Notes regarding the VCF Funding:

  1. For Main Conference and Post-Conference Packages, they are granted VCF pre-approval (30% funding of the fee) for limited places only.
  2. Participants who are applying for the VCF grant are required to submit their application via their respective charities. Upon application, a VCF Reference number will be generated. Please log on to https://e-services.ncss.gov.sg to apply.
  3. After you receive the approval email for VCF Training Application for the ABPAM 2018, please forward the email to info@apbam.com and we will provide you with the payment link for the conference. Accessing NCSS’ VCF grant application portal:
    • Search for the Course Provider – Promises Pte Ltd
    • Course Titles:
      1. 5th Asia Pacific Behavioural and Addiction Medicine Conference – Promises Pte Ltd
      2. 5th Asia Pacific Behavioural and Addiction Medicine Conference (Post Conference) – Promises Pte Ltd
    • If you are going for both Main and Post Conference(Bundle), you have to apply for VCF separately for both conferences. The Main Conference (1) is held on 27 & 28 November, while the Post-Conference (2) is held on 29 and 30 November.
    • If you are attending only the Main Conference or the Post-Conference workshops, then you only need to apply for one.
    • Participants with approved VCF grant must achieve at least 75% attendance. They are required to sign the attendance sheet at the registration desk daily.
    • Training Evaluation Form must be completed and returned to the Conference Secretariat at the end of the Conference.