The Ministry for Gozo has re-launched the “Ministry for Gozo Non-Governmental Organisations Assistance Scheme” designed to provide support and facilitate the realisation of small projects, activities and initiatives on the Island of Gozo by Voluntary Organisations during 2018.
The objectives of this Assistance Scheme are the following:
a) To enhance the social, cultural, economic and ecological fabric of the Gozitan society;
b) To promote and encourage a culture of volunteering and the participation in volunteer activities amongst the Gozitan society;
c) To stimulate co-operation and networking between Voluntary Organisations;
d) To foster co-operation between Voluntary Organisations and the Ministry for Gozo through collaborative initiatives.
Non-Governmental Organisations enrolled with the Commissioner for Voluntary Organisations can apply under this Assistance Scheme . The maximum amount of financial assistance to implement any initiative in Gozo will not exceed five thousand euro (€5000). Proposed initiatives must be undertaken during the course of this year.
Applications must be submitted online through the apposite Malta Council for the Voluntary Sector funding portal www.vofunding.org.mt.
An apposite link can also be found on the Ministry for Gozo’s website: www.mgoz.gov.mt. The Guidelines for prospective Applicants are available on these portals.