Voluntary organisations delivering activities for young people in the East Riding can apply for grant funding, the Positive Activities Grant (PAG) 2014/15 provided by the Youth and Family Support Service.
The Positive Activities Grant is managed by East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s Youth and Family Support (YFS) Service and awards voluntary youth organisations that provide diversionary positive activity to young people in the East Riding aged 9 - 24 years.
Organisations must be voluntary, not for profit and registered as a voluntary youth organisation prior to commencement of the project/provision. Please note, we will work with your organisation to enable you to become a registered voluntary youth organisation.
Grants will only be allocated to an organisation who will deliver positive activity to groups of young people aged 9 – 19, or up to 24 with a learning disability.
There are two types of grant available, with priority given to Band A applications:
Please note: Maximum award is £5,000 per organisation.
This grant is for established voluntary youth organisations who wish to continue to deliver positive activity to young people in the East Riding.
Please note: Maximum award is £1,000 per organisation.
Applications will be scored on the following basis:
Please note: Positive activity grant awards must be spent in the 2017/18 financial year; any monies not spent will need to be returned to East Riding of Yorkshire Council.
Please note: Awards will be allocated to a maximum of four Band A applications, and then a maximum of twenty five Band B applications.
Guidance notes can be found by clicking on the link below:
2017 PAG Guidance Notes (pdf 223 kb opens in new window)
Below are the key dates that form the PAG application timeline:
2017 PAG Awards open for applications and support to organisations considering a PAG application.
PAG awarding panel.
Grant letters sent to successful organisations – presentation evening and unsuccessful applicants notified.
PAG Presentation – a presentation where the cheques are awarded, and you have the opportunity to meet the funders and other award winners.
Positive Activities Projects/Activities commence.
The members of the PAG Award Panel are as follows:
Applications can be submitted via an online system using the link below:
Once registered on the site, users can apply for Council funding schemes and carry out searches for other sources of funding.
Information on accessing and submitting online application forms can be found by clicking on the link below: Guide to accessing and submitting online application forms (pdf 977kb opens in new window)
The closing date for all applications in 27 January 2017. If you have any enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact firstname.lastname@example.org
For further information please contact Darron Lawer on:
Mobile: 07796 697940