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Northern Territory Youth Week

Northern Territory Youth Week (or NTYW) is an annual celebration of young people across the Territory and involves a range of fun and exciting events and activities.

NTYW 2019 will run from Monday 8 April to Thursday 18 April 2019.

Grant Round

The 2019 Grant Round for NT Youth Week will open in November 2018.

NTYW has grants for individuals, up to $500 and grants for organisations, up to $2,000, which are available to young people, groups, clubs, organisations and businesses throughout the Northern Territory.

NTYW Grants – Now open

NT Youth Week Grants fund youth engagement activities held during youth week, 8- 18 April 2019.

Applications for NT Youth Week Grants will be open from 1-30 November 2018have been extended until Friday 14 December 2018. This will be managed through GrantsNT - a new online portal designed to streamline and improve the way businesses, not-for-profit organisations, sporting groups and individuals apply for and manage their grant activities.

Grants of up to $500 are available for individuals and grants of up to $2,000 are available for organisations, groups, clubs, and businesses across the Northern Territory for youth related activities during NT Youth Week.

User guides and training videos have been developed to assist you to learn about and use the new Grant NT online system. These will be available from 1 November 2018, via the GrantsNT Website

For further information please log onto the GrantsNT site from 1 November 2018, where you will find the Grant Guidelines and Application form, or please call the Office of Youth Affairs on (08) 8999 3880 between 8:00am and 4:00pm, Monday to Friday.

The 2019 NTYW Ambassadors

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NTYW Ambassadors recruitment – Now open

Recruitment for the 2019 NTYW Ambassadors is now open. Ambassadors will be selected from across the NT and will play a huge part in the success of the NTYW initiative.

Ambassadors not only provide a youth perspective towards the coordination of the week but will also be ‘the public face’ of the event in the NT. A key role of the Ambassador is to promote events to the media in the lead-up to and during NYW.

Recruitment is currently open for the 2019 NTYW Ambassadors and will close on 30 November. Download an Application Kit to learn more about the position.

To apply, complete an Application Form and submit it to Office of Youth Affairs via email

NT Youth Week 2018 posters are now available for download!

NTYW 2018 ran from Friday 13 April to Sunday 22 April and theme was Be Tru, Be You.

Get your own copy of our colourful posters!

NT Youth Week TVC

We have a new television commercial for NT Youth Week this year and we couldn’t be happier!

Check it out here.

Our new NT Youth Week TVC is bigger and brighter than ever. We hope you enjoy watching it!

A huge thank you to the creative mind behind the TVC - Amy Hetherington!

Fun fact: Amy was a 2014 NT National Youth Week Ambassador. And a big shout out to the amazing stars of the TVC!

NTYW Ambassador

For a list of past Ambassadors please visit the NTYW Ambassador page.

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