Funding has been made available by the UK Government to the Welsh Government to support the implementation of the UK National Cyber Security Strategy 2016-2021.
The funding is designed to support the strategic outcomes and success measures outlined in the strategy, within which Welsh Government has also identified priorities for Wales. The primary purpose of the funding is to make Wales more cyber resilient – including awareness raising, evaluation and research.
There is a total of £200,000 funding available to be split between successful applications, depending on the amount applications received. The successful applications must also be shared among several priority areas.
Applications can be made by individual organisations, or partnerships of several organisations, from the public, private or voluntary sectors.
The organisation must be:
- based in Wales
- be undertaking the project in Wales
- directly support Welsh Government priorities in relation to cyber resilience (as identified in Annex A of the attached application form).
The closing date for applications is 19 July 2018.Applications must be submitted using the official application form attached to this article.