Funding Announcement Small Grants Scheme 2016-2017

The Public Health Agency (PHA) has identified funding for a small grants scheme to address the themes of Mental Health & Emotional Well-Being, Suicide Prevention and Self- Harm, and have commissioned CLEAR to facilitate this process. The Public Health Agency are keen to fund programmes founded on evidence based practice with a particular focus on those using one or more of the ‘Take 5’ Steps to Wellbeing.

The PHA are inviting community and voluntary sector organisations within Western, Belfast, Southern & South Eastern Areas, through the CLEAR Project, to apply for non-recurring small grants to address the outlined themes.

Two types of awards are available under this scheme. Award one grants of up to £1,000 that non-constituted and constituted non-profit taking Community / Voluntary Sector groups can apply for and Award two grants of between £1,001 and to a maximum of £5,000 for constituted, non-profit taking Community / Voluntary sector groups.

Please find attached:
Guidance notes
Application form
Guidelines for completing application form
Take 5’ Steps to Wellbeing

Documentation can also be downloaded from the CLEAR Project Website where there are also examples of projects from 2015/2016.