|Invitation to Operate Pilot Cyber Youth Outreaching Projects
The Social Welfare Department (SWD) is now inviting applications from interested and eligible non-governmental organisations (NGOs) operating services for young people and/or at-risk youths subvented by SWD to operate three Pilot Cyber Youth Outreaching Projects. These three pilot projects, funded by the Lotteries Fund, will be carried out for a time-limited period of three years with the target service commencement date set on 1 August 2011.
The aforesaid recognised categories of subvented services and the mandatory requirements of applications are stipulated in the Invitation Letter and its appendices as per files attached below. A briefing session on this invitation of proposals exercise will be held on 11 January 2011 (Tuesday) at 10:30 a.m. at Recital Hall, 8/F High Block, Hong Kong City Hall, Edinburgh Place, Central, Hong Kong.
Each applicant NGO can only submit one application in the prescribed application form at Annex 1 of Appendix II. The Application Form must be typed and printed in A4 size paper in English (font size 12 in Times New Roman) or in Chinese (font size 13 in ). The application shall not be more than 50 pages in total (including contents and attachments, if any but excluding Attachment to Annex 1). SWD reserves the right not to assess information beyond the prescribed pages.
The applicant NGO shall submit the original together with six hard copies and a soft copy (compact disc in MS Word 2003 for Windows format) in a sealed envelope and delivered by hand, on or before 5:00 p.m., 11 February 2011 (Friday) to the following address, late submission shall not be accepted:
The Director of Social Welfare
(Attn: Ms Lam Yuen-ting, Heidi, Senior Social Work Officer (Youth)3)
Youth Section, Social Welfare Department
Room 942, Wu Chung House
213 Queen’s Road East
Wan Chai, Hong Kong
In case a rainstorm black warning or typhoon signal No. 8 or above is hoisted between 2:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. on the closing date, the closing time for submitting applications will be extended to 5:00 p.m. on the first ensuing working day.
Invitation Letter and Reply Slip for Attending the Briefing Session, Service Specifications (Summary) (Appendix I) and its Detailed Description (Appendix II) with Annexes 1 to 3 could be downloaded in the files attached below.
Should you have further enquiries, please contact Ms Lam Yuen-ting, Heidi, Senior Social Work Officer (Youth)3 at 2892 5148 or Ms Phoebe Wong, Social Work Officer (Youth)5 at 2892 5542.