Children and youth at risk

The Ministry of Education and Research in cooperation with the Estonian Youth Work Centre have announced another call for proposals under the children and youth at risk programme for supporting projects that deal with social inclusion of excluded young people and prevention of re-offending behavior.

Under the call for proposals, activities that increase the competence of the personnel of organizations in work with children and youth at risk and in prevention of re-offending behavior and that improve the capability of the youth work organisations in work with children and youth who have been assigned to juvenile committees, are supported. Also efficient networks are expected to be established and developed within the projects. Eligible applicants are public institutions and authorities (including ministries, county governments, local governments), foundations, universities and nongovernmental organizations of the Republic of Estonia who possess sufficient experience of youth work.

The total amount of the call for proposals is 340 000 euros. The minimum grant amount is 170 000 euros.

The deadline for submission of applications is September 10th, 2014 at 16:00 Estonian time. The conditions of the call can be found on the website of the Estonian Youth Work Centre.