University of Nottingham Malaysia

MAD (Make A Difference) Money Fund

MAD (Make a Difference) Money Fund

Funding to enable students to Make a Difference

University of Nottingham Malaysia has established the MAD Money Fund in 2015 in conjunction with the 15th Anniversary of the UNM.

The fund has been established to provide financial support for student projects which have a positive impact on the wellbeing of others locally, regionally and globally.

These projects may be academic, pastoral or extracurricular, or enhance student outreach or community activities.



Alumni and friends


How you can help

We are inviting friends and alumni of the University of Nottingham to donate to MAD Money Fund.

The MAD Money Fund is established by Malaysia Campus to provide financial support to student initiatives that :

  • have a positive impact on local, regional, national or international communities by improving economic or social wellbeing;
  • assist students to engage with other communities to bring positive benefits;
  • provide significant benefit to a specific group of people through charity.

This provides RM500 to RM5,000 for each projects.

The University is allocating annual seed money of RM20,000 and 2% contribution from UNM cash card sales to support the fund.


Current students


Current opening

 The MAD (Make A Difference) Money Fund Autumn semester is now open.

The Fund provides RM500 to RM5000 for each project, with an expectation that most awards will be for RM2000 or less.

The MAD Money Fund application form, agreement and guiding document are enclosed. 

Interested applicants are strongly recommended to go through the following documents.

Guiding document

Application form


Applications should be submitted before midnight on the following dates and will be reviewed within two weeks of receipt.

Closing date:

Intake 2 : Monday, 30 March 2020

For further inquiries, you may contact MAD Money Fund 

The Project Approver (Section 5 in the Application Form) is responsible for the budget and execution of the project.

Those seeking Project Approval from SA’s Office is to ensure that proposals are submitted one week before the closing date for project review. Upon receipt of SA’s Office approval, email a copy to  

We look forward to your application!




Alumni and Donor Relations Office

University of Nottingham Malaysia
Jalan Broga, 43500 Semenyih
Selangor Darul Ehsan

telephone: +6 (03) 8924 8373
fax: +6 (03) 8924 8657