The Global Youth Empowerment Fund is an activity to enable youngsters around the globe to affect their groups by putting resources into grassroot group ventures. An association of JCI and the SDG Action Campaign (some time ago called the UN Millennium Campaign), the Fund will offer grants, financing and preparing to youth-initiated tasks and social ventures that propel the Global Goals for Sustainable Development in neighborhood groups the world over.
All Projects Must:
Be controlled by one of the accompanying:
Non-legislative associations (NGOs) and non-benefit private bodies whose exercises add to the advancement of reasonable improvement and youth administration;
Illustrations include: JCI Local Organization, SDG Action Campaign accomplices, youth-run enrolled non-benefit
Public bodies with particular duty regarding the advancement of youth engagement in propelling the Global Goals for Sustainable Development;
Be made up of, and driven by youths between the ages of 18 to 40.
Exhibit people group effect and venture arranging criteria in accordance with the JCI Active Citizen Framework. The JCI Active Citizen Framework is an arranging system for group based associations to recognize their group’s most prominent needs and adjust their ventures to the worldwide advancement plan making worldwide effect.
Cling to the objectives of JCI and SDG Action Campaign in creating grassroots undertakings that progress no less than one of the Global Goals for Sustainable Development through the JCI Active Citizen Framework.
Incorporate similar group accomplices who consent to bolster the candidate’s venture. Sorts of association can incorporate money related support, in-kind support or showcasing and correspondences bolster.
Incorporate arrangements for association’s own particular support of the venture, including both money related (e.g. raising support or sponsorship securing) and non-monetary (e.g. volunteer hours or in-kind sponsorship) bolster. The candidate association is relied upon to supply no less than half of the estimation of the requested financing in their own support.
Have components for observing and assessment and follow-up subsequent to when the subsidizing has been distributed. Every single supported venture must present the required venture updates and last reports.
Inclination will be given to ventures that exhibit the accompanying qualities:
Advancement: The venture ought to speak to imaginative strategies to the issue it tries to address. Advancement may come about because of the utilization of new techniques, new models, new advances, or use of old strategies, models or advances in another, inventive way.
Potential for scaling up as well as replication: The program ought to preferably be achievable on an expansive scale premise and additionally be replicable to other social, cultural or geographical settings on a neighborhood level or through strategy support on the worldwide, provincial, or local level.
Monetary Viability: The venture must be based on a sound and suitable arrangement either utilizing the JCI Active Citizen Framework and in a perfect world, should be able to possibly proceed beyond the Global Youth Empowerment Fund subsidizing.
Worldwide Youth Empowerment Fund 2017 Timeline:
Walk 1-April 17: Requests for Proposals open
June 5: Deadline for full grant application
Late June: Notification to top candidates that their venture was chosen and will be qualified for open voting in favor of a segment of their last score
August 4: 2017 Global Youth Empowerment Fund grantees declared at the
For More Information:
Visit the Official Webpage of the JCI/SDG Action Campaign Global Youth Empowerment Fund 2017