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Summer Community Diversionary Festival programme

Applications are now open for our Summer Community Diversionary Festival funding programme, 2020.

This programme will support local organisations to meet the following aims:

  • engage with issues relating to positive cultural expression in the lead up to and around 11 July and 8 August through the provision of summer community diversionary festival activity.
  • To divert young people at risk of becoming involved in at risk behaviour in the lead up to and over the two periods.
  • To develop community capacity to deliver summer community diversionary festival activities at specific locations where there are negative issues associated with bonfires.

This programme will provide funding support for festival activity that is developed and led by a community organisation or a community-led partnership or consortium.

How to apply

Funding of between £25,000 and up to £100,000 is available for groups who meet the criteria outlined.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Thursday 2 April 2020. 

To apply, request an application by emailing SCDF@belfastcity.gov.uk or call us on 028 9032 0202 ext 3407.