The High Sheriff Youth Awards Scheme, managed by County Durham Community Foundation, makes annual awards in recognition of groups in the community who encourage useful and beneficial pursuits for local young people.
In 2018 the awards will focus on youth groups who work on two particular themes:
- Supporting young people affected by mental health issues and/or young offenders to help turn their lives around
- Supporting young people to be upstanding citizens and /or deterred from criminal activities
Grant size: up to £2,500
Deadline: 24 January 2018
Application process: County Durham Community Foundation website