Accenture will help you to start a new project in your community. This £36,000 challenge is dedicated to helping you build thriving and sustainable communities wherever you live across Scotland.
The steps to complete the 30 Day Challenge include:
Scheduling a 15 min call with one of the ChangeX team;
Recruiting 4 people to join your team;
Hosting a casual kick-off virtual meeting;
Sharing a team photo & a short action plan
The Challenge is open to existing groups and individuals (once they form a team) to start new projects in their community, from the portfolio of ideas on the ChangeX site.
Examples of eligible groups include schools, universities, colleges, daycares, churches or other faith-based organisations, hospitals and hospital rehabilitation centres, mental health facilities, community gardens, neighbourhood groups, senior centres and community centres.
In addition to being awarded funding, every applicant that applies to start an idea in their community will receive a range of supports including:
A 5 step starter guide for your chosen project;
Free tech tools & website to help get your project started and manage your group;
Advice and support via email and phone.
More information on the scope of the funding and requirements, including terms and conditions, see this supporting webpage.