The Youth Music Initiative’s Strengthening Youth Music fund aims to support individuals, organisations and networks to undertake strategic action or training that will strengthen the youth music sector in Scotland for the benefit of young people.
Who can apply
Organisations/individuals can apply for funding between £1k – £20k. Targeted funding applications are invited by Creative Scotland for up to £50k for activity which strategically address the aims of the programme.
The deadlines for 2018-19 are:
4 June 2018
20 August 2018
14 November 2018
We welcome applications proposing any activity that will deliver the funds outcomes. Examples of activities that we might support include (but are not limited to) the following:
• Creation or further development of youth music forums that bring stakeholders together to foster strategic action
• Delivery of action research projects that develop new approaches/methods of working
• Development of technology that will widen access to music for young people
• Conferences, seminars or events sharing good practice or exploring issues pertinent to the youth music sector