Amplifying Youth Voice (Grant)

Date Published: 
Friday, January 22, 2021

Call for Youth Groups:

The United Nations Development Programme in Jamaica invites youth groups to apply to be among the 10 selected beneficiaries of the Amplifying Youth Voice & Action to Address Citizen Security & Safety Project.

Successful participants will be invited to participate in a six-month capacity building incubator with the opportunity to receive $10,000.00 USD in grant funding to implement community-level microprojects.


  • Must be a Youth led-organization (Youth-led non-governmental organizations are those that are led, managed, and coordinated by young people)
  • Must be active for a minimum of 2 years · Can be either registered or unregistered
  • Group can be from rural or urban areas across Jamaica
  • Passionate about SDG Goals 8, 11, 16 and 17
  • Keen interest in National Development and Youth Involvement in Policy and Governance processes


Complete this application form by FEBRUARY 5, 2021 if interested, and email the following supporting documents to [email protected]:

  • A letter of recommendation from any of the following persons (Justice of the Peace, Pastor, Principal, SDC Parish Manager or MOEYI Youth Empowerment Officers, CDC President)
  • Scanned copy of the official registration certificate (if applicable)