Grant Funding is available for Newent Parish only and applications will only be considered from organisations meeting the following criteria:-

“Pro-social youth activities provided by voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations (other than by schools, statutory bodies or private companies) such activities to include sessions and programmes in the field of youth work, sports, play, informal education, physical and cultural activities with young people including those with protected equality characteristics from the age of 8 – 18 who live, learn or play in the Newent area. Individual grant funding applications shall be between £5,000 – £10,000, one application being considered for each individual organisation. The funding source is from Gloucestershire County Council and administered by Newent Town Council.

Newent Town Council and Gloucestershire County Council are not obligated to accept bids that are considered non-compliant and can also offer organisations at the sole judgement of the aforementioned bodies a lower figure than requested.

The bids should clearly indicate how the monies, if granted, are to be utilised and a timescale to provide said service which must be before March 2022.

Closing date for applications is Midday on 22 March 2019.