2019 Youth Week Grant Application Process Now Open!

Projects and programmes New Zealand (nationwide)

Posted: 29 January 2019
Notice reference #: 1H9qb1

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.

Events summary

New Zealand (nationwide)

24 January 2019 – 22 February 2019

Further information

Contact: Shannan Wong

 (04) 802 5000