CRDF Global is seeking Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) with experience analyzing defense procurement and the proliferation of advanced conventional weapons in Southeast Asia, including through academia, government, and industry. SMEs will serve on a review panel to evaluate grant applications from researchers in Malaysia, Indonesia, India, Laos, Thailand, and the Philippines and select up to four grantees. Grantees will have approximately four months to complete their research projects, during which time SMEs will be available to provide feedback on outlines and initial drafts. Grantees will present their research at a conference in November or December 2021. SMEs are expected to attend the conference and deliver presentations on topics related to the theme of the competition.