supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
Big Lottery (Scotland) - Young Start
Grants of between £10k and £100k are available for projects that create opportunities for children and young people aged eight to 24.
Young Start is a grants programme that distributes money from dormant bank accounts. They will support a wide range of projects for up to three years that will make children and young people aged 8 to 24 confident, healthy, connected or enterprising.
They will fund work that achieves at least one of the following three outcomes:
children and young people have better physical, mental and emotional wellbeing;
children and young people have better connections with the wider community;
children and young people get access to new skills and training opportunities which will help them to get a new job or start a business.