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THE TRUTH ABOUT YOUTH SMALL GRANTS FUND IS NOW CLOSED TO APPLICATIONS.

Are you a young person looking for opportunities to make a positive difference in Scotland? Do you or your youth group have an idea that you’d like to see developed further? Do you have the desire to bring about positive change in your local area but just don’t have the funds to make your dream a reality? We would love to hear from you!

The Truth About Youth Grant Fund aims to provide young people and groups with funding to help them make a positive difference in their community. We’re offering young people and groups up to £1000 worth of funding.

Perhaps you run a youth group and need funds to continue the good work you are doing. Maybe you would like to produce a video showcasing your positive contributions to your community or you are working on an intergenerational project and need to fund a showcase event. The Truth About Youth Grants Fund can help!

As part of the Truth About youth project, Young Scot, supported by The Co-operative Foundation have set up a Grants Fund to help young people develop projects of their own which look to challenge negative perceptions and promote the positive contributions Scotland’s young people.

who is it for

Funding is available for young people aged 11-26 living in/based in Scotland. Individuals and groups can apply for funding.

what were looking for

We are especially keen to fund new projects or new ideas. Examples include; events, production of video/podcasts, intergenerational projects, training etc

how to apply

PLEASE NOTE: THE TRUTH ABOUT YOUTH SMALL GRANTS FUND IS NOW CLOSED TO APPLICATIONS.

To apply for funding, visit thepatter.org/fund, download and complete the Application Form and return this to us no later than 22nd August 2014. You will hear whether your application has been successful by 1st September 2014. For further information on filling out the application form, please read the Application Guidance Notes document.

Please note, projects must be completed by the 9th January 2015.

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guidance notes

Once you have completed all parts of the application form, please either email it back to us or send by freepost.

EMAIL: truthaboutyouth@youngscot.org

POST: TRUTH ABOUT YOUTH GRANTS FUND, YOUNG SCOT, FREEPOST EH1077, Edinburgh, EH12 0BR