The Voluntary Organisations Fund within the Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector (MCVS), is launching for the third consecutive year the ‘Small Initiatives Support Scheme’ or ‘SIS’ to support small initiatives by Voluntary Organisations.
Voluntary Organisations enrolled with the Commissioner for Voluntary Organisations can apply under the Small Initiatives Support Scheme for projects costing not less than €1,000 and not more than €3,000. The project should be completed within 12 months of the funding decision. 70% of the approved grant will be given to the promoter on signing of the agreement and the balance of 30% will be given to the promoter on closure of the project.
Projects under the Small Initiatives Support Scheme encourages projects in areas such as training courses for volunteers or the public, events such as exhibitions, festivals etc., web sites, publications and other initiatives related to the voluntary sector.
The call for application for the Small Initiatives Support Scheme is now open and will close on Wednesday the 15th of November 2013 at noon local time.
An information meeting will be held in the coming days. For more information contact MCVS on 25906893.