A4U Scheme – Assistance for You

The A4U scheme was developed to provide financial support to organizations or youth groups.

The A4U scheme was developed to provide financial support to organizations or youth groups. The main objective behind this call for application is for Aġenzija Żgħażagħ to provide assistance to youth groups who wants to grow, develop their own goals and have the opportunity to actively participate in the community. Youth groups are invited to come up with initiatives aimed at strengthening and developing their goals, mission and identity. In this regard, among other things youth groups can present initiatives which aim to;

  1. Improve their facilities 
  2. Increase their resources 
  3. Develop training for current and prospective leaders

Financial assistance for each initiative can be granted up to a maximum of € 1,500. In order for an organization or youth group to be eligible to apply for this scheme, it must be registered with Aġenzija Żgħażagħ and comply with the criteria set in the guidelines. Besides, organizations or youth groups must be offering a service to young people.

The proposals for this scheme are selected according to a number of criteria including;

  1. The impact of the initiative on the group itself and the community
  2. Full youth participation
  3. Innovation and creativity of the initiative
  4. Sustainability and continuation of the initiative

For more information about the A4U scheme, please contact Aġenzija Żgħażagħ on 22586700 or via email on agenzija.zghazagh@gov.mt