Pounds for Purpose
Pounds for Purpose offers £500 awards for project costs to young people in Scotland aged 16 to 26 who have an idea to make a positive difference to their community or the environment. Projects must be developed by the young person or persons applying and report back within 6 months. Projects with themes that bring about positive change will be supported such as:
- Tackling inequality.
- Bringing people together to reduce isolation.
- Promoting positive mental health.
- A greener world – reducing negative impact on the environment and creating a more sustainable future.
- Caring for others – working to support and look after vulnerable members of society.
More information on applying is available on the Firstport website.