Grants for Groups of Young People


The grants are for up to £2,500, and are only for young people aged under 21. Young people who are resident in the County of Norfolk


Applications must be completed/sent by the following months for submission to the next meeting:

February · May · August · November

Applications will only be considered if the following conditions are met:

  • Applications must be made by young people. If form filling is a problem, Trustee members or our staff are happy to visit and help. If support has been given to fill in the form please state who has helped and why.
  • Group applications for projects etc. must be organised and led by young people
  • There must be a strong connection with Norfolk (e.g. living, working or resident in Norfolk for some two years or more).
  • The Independent Referee form is completed and attached to the application form.

Types of applications we fund

The background, circumstances, situation and location of applicants will be taken into account when applications are considered. Groups may be part of a larger group e.g. a Youth club.

Types of applications which may receive funding include:

  • Applications/projects or initiatives, which challenge discrimination of any kind.
  • Applications/projects, which are about young people being Active Citizens.
  • Community Arts (dance, drama, theatre, murals/graffiti projects etc.).
  • Facilities/equipment really needed, wanted and supported by communities.
  • Supporting young people to follow personal ambitions.
  • Crime prevention

Types of applications we do not fund

Red House Youth Trust will not fund:

  • Anything that is illegal, discriminatory or likely to attract negative attention to the group.
  • Individuals who are outside the age range.
  • Groups with more than 25 percent of members outside the age range.
  • Trips abroad

Grants will not be given for money already spent. Decisions made by Trustees are final

Application Form

Download and print the Application Form:
PDF [233 KB]

Before completing the application form, please ensure that you have read the Further Grant Information page. Applications must be completed/sent by the following months for submission to the next meeting:

February · May · August · November

Please print the above application form and send it to:

The Grant Administrator
Red House Youth Trust
PO Box 1287
North Walsham
NR28 8AA

Please ensure when posting the application that the correct postage is used. A large stamp is needed if the application is in an A4 envelope. Unfortunately due to mounting costs the application form will not be collected from the Post office sorting office if an underpayment is made.

Frequently Asked Question about Grants

Have any questions? Please also look through the Frequently Asked Questions about grants before completing an application form. If you have any further questions please contact the Grants Administrator:

01692 538810