Youth Led Grant 2020/2021

The Youth led Grants scheme is to support a range of small volunteering projects and activities, led and carried out by young people, with applications selected and recommended by a panel of young people aged 14 – 25. The scheme is now open for applications of grants up to £1000 and the closing date is 31st July 2020.

Frequently asked questions

Who can apply?

  • Applicants must be aged between 14 – 25 years old but can be supported by an adult from the organisation
  • Be based within Conwy County
  • Be linked to a voluntary organisation or community group which is legally constituted
  • The community group will need to have a bank account, in the name of the organisation, which requires at least two signatures

How much can you apply for?

  • Grants of up to £1000 are available to support volunteering or set up a volunteering activity.
  • All projects must be completed and accounted for by 31st March 2021. Any funding not spent by that date must be repaid.

What are the timescales?

  • The Grants application round will close at 5pm, 31st July 2020
  • Applicants will receive an email confirming receipt of their application and will be notified of the panel’s result/decision within 3 weeks of the closing date.

Will I need to report on the progress of any grant awarded?

  • Yes, there will be two monitoring periods, usually around October, to see how the project has progressed and the end of project (by 31st March 2021)
  • Successful applicants will need to complete a progress report and case studies on how the grant has impacted and benefitted the young people, group and the wider community.
  • Details of these will be sent out to successful applicants shortly after confirmation of their award.

 Download the application forms and guidance notes here:


Application Form

For more information contact CVSC Grants Team: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 01492 534091

Community and Voluntary Support Conwy
7 Rhiw Rd, Colwyn Bay LL29 7TG

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