Choose Youth Work

Choose Youth Work (CYW) makes available two funding pots for youth work:

  • £60,000 for citywide projects
  • £106,000 for locality-specific projects.

Find out how to apply below.

Council staff and young people jointly assess all applications.

Citywide fund

Your application must link with at least one of two themes that young people chose

  • equal opportunities
  • stress.

You should involve young people in designing your application. To support this, we’ll meet with young people and youth work providers in December.

The minimum award is £10,000 and maximum is £15,000.

Apply now on Edinburgh Compact.

Deadline is 1 February 2019 at 3pm.

 We award the funding in March 2019.

For information, contact

0131 529 6507
0131 529 2132

Localities funds 

We will work with young people to find the local priorities and needs.

You can apply for funding once we have identified the priorities. Your application must be based on the young people’s priorities.

Timescales vary between localities. We will announce these in due course.

Contact us to find out more, including funding levels in each locality.

North East
0131 469 5326

North West
0131 529 5001

South East
0131 664 3793

South West
0131 527 3816
0131 527 3830

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