2019 Youth Week Grant Application Process Now Open!
Youth Week is a nationwide festival of events to celebrate and amplify the talents, passion, contributions and achievements of the young people of Aotearoa.
Each year Youth Week has a different theme designed and voted on by young people across the country. This year's theme is: 'We are more than you see. He wai hōhonu a mātou'. Youth Week 2019 runs from 18–26 May.
Youth Week grants aim to:
- Support young people’s participation in the planning and delivery of Youth Week events in their communities
- Promote and celebrate positive images of young people; showcasing their talents, achievements, creativity and contributions to the community
- Create spaces for young people to share their thoughts and ideas with other members of the community
- Create youth development opportunities and youth developed resources.
Any school can apply for these grants to run events during Youth Week.
Full criteria information and the application form can be found at www.youthweek.org.nz.
Closing date for applications is 5pm, Friday 22 February.
New Zealand (nationwide)