Round 3 of Cashback for Communities Fund just announced

The latest round of Cashback for Communities funding, which gives cash seized from criminal activity back to the community, will be open for applications from Monday 1st June. 

Youthlink Scotland, working in partnership with the Scottish Government, will be administering the scheme. Visit the Cashback page on the YouthLink Scotland website - - to download the application form and guidance notes.

Please note the following changes to the Fund criteria for the next 12 months:

  • Priority for awards will be given to new applicants or organisations that were unsuccesful in Rounds 1 and 2
  • A ceiling of £10,000 will be applied to all Round 3 applications
  • Each local authority assessment panel will be able to identify a 'flagship' project with an award exceeding £10,000. 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Funding for Summer School Holiday Projects

Organisations seeking funding for summer school holiday projects must submit an application immediately so that an assessment and decision can be made as soon as possible. This will enable their award to be processed for a July start.