Grants of between £30,000 and £50,000 are available to charities and other not-for-profit organisations in England and Wales that are working to support Black and ethnically minoritised children and young people that are at high risk of becoming involved in violence.

A total of £2 million in funding is available through the Phoenix Way: Children and Youth Round to support projects aimed at:

  • diverting children and young people from crime
  • providing supportive home environments
  • improving education
  • fostering trusted adult relationships
  • engaging in positive activities
  • providing therapies

The funding is available to groups where at least 70% of the leadership are from Black or racially minoritised communities.

The closing date for applications is the 3rd December 2023.

Website links for guidance and applications: