Launch of T BUC Camps 2017 2018

14 March 2017

The Executive Office, in partnership with the Education Authority, are inviting applications from groups who want to deliver a Camp under the T:BUC Camps Programme 2017/18.

The T:BUC Camps Programme is one of the headline actions described in the Together: Building a United Community strategy. The T:BUC Camps Programme is about building positive relations among young people across all parts of our community and must have ‘good relations’ at the core of them. Camps must be held between 1 April 2017 and 28 February 2018, camps are not limited to the traditional summer period and can take place throughout the year.

Applications are invited from;
- Registered youth organisations
- Bona fide voluntary and community organisations including (churches, sports groups, art groups)
- Schools
- Regional organisations
- District Councils

Young people taking part in the camp must be aged between 11 and 19 years. Each camp must be run on a cross community basis and consist of three phases.
- Pre camp engagement
- Camp
- Post camp engagement

The closing date for receipt of all applications with appropriate documentation is Wednesday 19 April 2017 at 2pm.

How to apply
Further information can be found in the Guidance Notes and Application Form which can be downloaded at

Hard copies can be requested by e-mailing or by telephone on 028 9056 6429 or 028 9056 6952

T:BUC Camps Programme 2017/18 - Information Workshops

A number of Information Workshops have been arranged to provide advice and guidance to organisations who are considering applying for funding under the Summer Camp Programme 2017/18. Details of the workshops and how to register can be found below by clicking on the link below: