Request for Research Proposals – Submit by 17 Mar 2022

Yayasan Hasanah (Hasanah) is looking for a consultant to provide a baseline study of Traditional Handloom Textile landscape in Malaysia and Roadmap Development of Textile based experiential outreach platform collaboration and Creative Tourism. The mapping will provide a more holistic and deeper understanding of the traditional handloom textile landscape and all its stakeholders, so that a more informed and effective programmes and related initiatives related to traditional textile can be formulated and implemented.

Research Timeline

This research is expected to take up to 6 months during which the consultant will provide an update based on Hasanah monitoring schedules. The topics to be covered during the interim checkpoints will be agreed at the start of the research.


This RFP is open for individual experts, think-tanks, research institutes and consultancy firms. The lead consultant is required to have:

  • Relevant university degree in textile, designs or others related fields
  • At least five (5) years of relevant professional experience, preferably in heritage preservation, culture and tourism economy
  • Excellent analytical and written skills
  • Good planning and organizational skills.
  • Proficient command of English and Malay.

Deadline for submission

Interested candidates are kindly requested to submit a proposal package via email to Monitoring, Learning, Evaluation and Knowledge team at [email protected] by 17 Mar 2022, 12pm MYT, with the following subject : PROPOSAL FOR TRADITIONAL HANDLOOM TEXTILE [name of candidate/organization]

How To Apply?

  • Download this Guide for details on proposal requirements and the full research scope.