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Grow Wild Youth Project Grants

Grants of up to £500 are available for young people aged 14-25 across the United Kingdom to carry out creative projects that celebrate UK native plants and fungi in exciting and engaging ways.

Who can apply: individual young people aged 14-25 via a supporting organisation. Supporting organisations can be any form of not-for-profit agency, such as an arts group, registered charity, voluntary and community group, youth club, school, local authority, health authority or university.

Key Words: Individuals, Children and Young People Aged 14-25, Creativity, Plants, Fungi, United Kingdom.

The Grow Wild Youth Project Grants programme provides awards of up to £500 for young people aged 14-25 across the UK for projects that:

  1. Focus on a wide range of UK native plants and/or fungi.
  2. Get other people involved in some way and aim to share the project with at least 100 people (this can include using online channels).
  3. Have a ‘wow-factor’, be original and come up with something exciting, and
  4. Make good use of the £500 grant.

Grants of up to £500 can cover the cost of everything required for a project, including equipment, training and materials. Projects can start from Wednesday 1st May 2024 and should be completed by Thursday 31st October 2024.