The 2018 Positive Activities Grant is managed by East Riding of Yorkshire Council’s Youth & Family Support (YFS) Service and is designed to benefit young people by grant aiding voluntary youth organisations who provide diversionary positive activity.
Organisation’s must be voluntary, not for profit and registered as a Fit for Purpose voluntary youth organisation with ERVAS prior to commencement of the project/provision.
Grants will only be allocated to organisation who will deliver positive activity to groups of young people aged 9 – 19, or up to 24 with a learning disability.
Grants will not be awarded to individuals.
Grants are for new or established Voluntary Youth organisations who wish to deliver positive activity to young people living in the East Riding.
Maximum award is £2,000 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 £2,000 per organisation.
To become registered as a Fit for Purpose voluntary youth organisation, please contact Detty Tyler at ERVAS prior to application:
Tel: 01482 871077
Applicants from sport projects are required to be registered as an ERCAS (East Riding Club Accreditation Scheme) organisation through the Sports, Play & Arts team at East Riding of Yorkshire Council. Please contact either Tracey Topliss or Catherine Law prior to application:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01482 392523
Email: email@example.com Tel: 01482 392523
If your current registration expires between November 2017 and March 2018, you must re-register with ERVAS or ERCAS for your application to be considered.
Any organisation that has not completed their Fit for Purpose Accreditation with ERVAS or registered with Sports, Play & Arts will not be eligible for the PAG award.
Applications will be scored on the following basis:
All grants must be spent in the 2018/19 financial year; any monies not spent will need to be returned to ERYC.
Please note: we may be oversubscribed with applications and the above scoring process will be used to decide the successful Grant Awards.
* Targeted and Vulnerable young people includes, Looked After Child (LAC), Children in Need (CIN), Young People who are either Fostered or Adopted, Young Carers, SEND, LGBT, Travellers, Young Offenders, Young People who are part of the Support Families programme.
Guidance notes can be found by clicking on the link below:
Positive Activities Grant - Application Procedure, Awarding Criteria and Timeline (pdf 894kb opens in new window)
Applications can be submitted via an online system using the link below:
East Riding 4 Community (external East Riding website)
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 223kb opens in new window)
The closing date is 31 January 2017.
If you have any enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Below are the key dates that form the PAG application timeline:
The members of the PAG Award Panel are as follows:
For further information please contact Darron Lawer on:
Mobile: 07796 697940