Do you have a bright idea to help your own community? It could be...
helping to clean your local river because it's full of shopping trolleys, rubbish and wellie boots.
getting a skatepark built in your local area.
Need a bit of cash to kick start this bright idea? Then the Young Scot Action Fund is what you're after.
The Young Scot Action fund supports ideas and projects that help the community young people live in. You come up with the idea, tell us about it on the application form, and soon money could be winging its way to you, to put your idea into action.
The Young Scot Action Fund distributes small grants of up to £200 for individuals and up to £750 for groups, six times a year to Young Scots aged 11 - 26 years.
More information and help
If you'd like to get your hands on an application form then you can download one from this article. You find it on the right hand side of this page under "Related Documents". Write to: Young Scot, Rosebery House, 9 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh EH12 5EZ, phone Young Scot InfoLine on 0808 801 0338 (Mon to Fri 10am - 6pm), or email firstname.lastname@example.org
If you want to get into the Creative Industries and you have an enterprising or innovative idea, than the Young Scot Enterprise fund can help you to get your ideas off the ground. Find more information on the right hand side of this page under "Related Articles".