The leap program provides funding for organisations to deliver a program of activities for young people aged 12-25 to develop a range of skills and abilities to support them achieve their goals and increase connections with their community. LEAP is an acronym for Learning, Engagement and Partnerships.
One of the partner organisations must be nominated as the lead organisation. The lead organisation will submit the application and must be one of the following: a not-for-profit, non-government, incorporated community organisation; a local Council; a school (government, independent, Catholic or special).
In addition the lead organisation must meet the following requirements: be South Australian based and have a focus on providing services and support to young South Australians; have a registered Australian Business Number (ABN); have satisfactorily met the reporting requirements for past projects funded by DCSI (and its predecessors).
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