Green Futures brings environmental opportunities to the ambitious and capable young people of Yorkshire and Lancashire. Through a range of innovative projects we aim to inspire, support and empower young people to create positive environmental change.
The Youth Environmental Action Fund provides funding and support for young people to set up and deliver small scale environmental projects that:
- Improve or enhance the local natural environment or
- Develop environmental awareness in local communities.
The money can be used to run events, meetings or workshops, or purchase resources for practical environmental work. You can apply for 100% of the total project cost. The minimum grant is £50 up to a maximum of £1000.
Can you apply?
To apply you must be:
- Aged 11-24 years
- Based in the Yorkshire Dales National Park or areas of North Yorkshire, Lancashire and parts of Cumbria bordering the Yorkshire Dales National Park or areas of Bradford, Keighley & Leeds (West Yorkshire) and north-east Lancashire within an hour’s travel of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
How to apply
To find out more or let us know you are interested please contact:
Sarah Deane firstname.lastname@example.org or call 015242 51002
Our next application deadlines are:
- 21 January 2019
- 1 April 2019
- 4 June 2019
- 30 August 2019
- 8 November 2019
You can download an application form and guidance notes below but please contact us before applying, we can give you support and advice that may save you time!