StepUp! part of AstraZeneca’s Young Health global grants program aims to extend the reach and impact of AstraZeneca’s investment in young people’s health.
It builds on the success of the Young Health Programme and helps NGOs and charitable non-profits engaged in youth-centred health promotion to innovate and scale up their impact, in line with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 3 (health and wellbeing).
Innovation and fresh thinking are required more than ever at this time of COVID-19 pandemic to meet health and wellbeing challenges for young people.
- StepUp! provides grants of up to US$10,000 to help small, innovative, youth-focused and youth-led non-profits to deliver health promotion messages effectively in under-resourced and marginalised communities worldwide, taking account of the COVID-19 pandemic.
- The fund is open to registered NGOs and non-profit charitable organizations managing youth-focused projects for health promotion or NCD prevention.
- Organizations must be ‘funding-ready’ and able to provide appropriate documentation to verify their charitable status and financial situation.
DEADLINE: October 10, 2020.
To apply and for more information visit here.