The Small Grants Fund allows those organisations running the Achievement Award Scheme well, to apply for a small grant of up to £750 to enhance their work with young people.
Please note that you must already be running the Achievement Award in your school or club, AND you must have recently nominated a Leader Award winner too. For more information on this see How to Apply.
The following information provides more detail about the small grants programme.
What types of projects can be funded by a Small Grant?
Organisations can apply for a huge variety of projects.
All applications are scored and we will assess projects on the need, the benefit they will provide to young people, and the involvement that young people have had in their planning.
In 2015 the following small grants were approved:
We encourage you to be as creative as you can!
What are the benefits of a small grant?
Grants can help to make a real difference to your school or club in areas of need.
£750 can go a long way if used efficiently and effectively.
How many small grants can we receive?
For each leader you recognise, you are eligible to apply for one small grant in either of the two consecutive small grant rounds following their approval.