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.

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