The deadline to receive applications for funding is Monday 29 October. The money is conditional on confirming the details of your events by 7 January 2019, monitoring outcomes at events, filling in an evaluation form and completing client surveys. For more details on the requirements for Gold and how to fill in this form, see the guidance at www.bigenergysavingweek.org.uk.
If successful, you will receive £4000 to:
- Deliver a minimum of 5 outreach events for local people- Produce / source any available locally relevant resources and giveaways - Encourage other partners to get involved with public-facing work, including through the dissemination of local resources and partnership working- Consider targeted education messaging for underserved groups in your community (rural, digitally excluded, people in vulnerable situations etc) - Run a sustained social media campaign during the week- Plan and carry out a local media campaign engaging with local print, radio and/or television.- Distribute Big Energy Saving Week awareness resources and/or training to other frontline workers in the region to cascade to their consumers/clients about energy efficiency and other saving tips. - Engage local MPs and councillors in awareness raising activities- Monitor, capture and follow up on outcomes of engagement and consumer actions taken as a result of BESW, including completing client surveys
*Please note that if you apply for Gold funding and are unsuccessful you will automatically be considered for Silver funding unless you opt out below.*