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Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities

The Scottish Government has allocated available funds to 31 March 2020 to 17 partner organisations who are responsible for running projects across Scotland; to raise the attainment, ambition and aspirations of our most disadvantaged young people. Four CashBack Partners deliver small grants schemes and details of organisations who are eligible to apply, funding deadlines and how to apply are set out below:

CashBack for Communities Facilities Fund

The CashBack Facilities Fund will be used to support projects aimed at getting young people active. The fund is being administered by YouthLink Scotland who invited applications from community organisations working with disadvantaged young people across Scotland to apply for a share of this funding strand to upgrade equipment and improve their facilities in a bid to get more young people involved in sport and physical activity.

THIS FUND IS CLOSED FOR NEW APPLICATIONS
Administered by: YouthLink Scotland
Contact: http://www.youthlinkscotland.org/Index.asp?MainID=18576 or 0131 313 2488

CashBack for Communities Youth Work Fund

YouthLink Scotland administers the CashBack for Communities Youth Work Fund to build the capacity of young people and the youth work organisations who work to support them. The programme supports the Scottish Government’s aim to tackle inequalities by having a greater focus on young people from areas of deprivation, we welcome grant applications for the delivery of targeted youth work activity programmes which meet the criteria specified on the YouthLink website.

This focuses on youth work activity and provides grants of up to £10,000.
Next deadline date: Deadline for Applications: Friday 28 April 2017, 13:00

How to apply: Via online application accessed through YouthLink Scotland website link below
Administered by: YouthLink Scotland
Contacthttp://www.youthlinkscotland.org/Index.asp?MainID=11887 or  0131 313 2488

CashBack for Communities Targeted Fund

The CashBack for Creativity Targeted Fund will deliver a programme of engagement, learning, development and progression activities for young people in areas of deprivation across Scotland. The Fund will be delivered through a portfolio of projects / programmes, with applicant organisations able to apply for up to £120,000 to support work for up to three years in duration.  Launched on 6 February 2017.

Deadline date: Monday 3 April 2017
How to apply
: Via online application accessed through Creative Scotland website as below
Administered by: Creative Scotland
Contact: http://www.creativescotland.com/funding/funding-programmes/targeted-funding/cashback-for-creativity or 0131 523 0095

CashBack for Communities Open Fund

The CashBack for Creativity Open Fund seeks to create creative learning opportunities for the target criteria groups of young people to access and engage a range of high quality arts, screen and creative industries activities. Applicants can apply for funding of up to £10,000.  This fund is administered by a partner organisation, working on behalf of Creative Scotland.

Deadline date: Friday 2 June, 1pm
How to apply
www.youthlinkscotland.org/index.asp?MainID=24416

Administered by: Creative Scotland
Contact: http://www.creativescotland.com/funding/funding-programmes/targeted-funding/cashback-for-creativity or 0131 523 0095