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The application must be submitted, and delivery overseen by a Full Member Council, Town, Parish or Community Council, Political Group or other elected body. 

Timetable:

The closing date for submission is midnight 28th February 2023 

The Executive Oversight Committee will meet in March to assess applications, with a view to successful Bids commencing on 31st March 2023

Submit an application to deliver a Policy Lab

The application must be submitted, and delivery overseen by a Full Member Council, Town, Parish or Community Council, Political Group or other elected body.
You can submit a bid for between £10k - £20k depending on the complexity of the project
This text will be used on the CCIN website should your application be successful
Which other CCIN members will work on this project?(Required)
A key requirement of Policy Lab Funding is that you work in partnership with other CCIN members. We recommend engaging a minimum of three other CCIN members (Affiliates and Associates should bid alongside Full Council members) to create a working group to support the development of your project.
Explain how you identified the need or opportunity for the proposal and how the money will be spent.
What are the outcomes you hope to achieve through this project and how will you know if your outcomes are achieved? What is your measure of success?
The Co-operative Councils' Innovation Network aims to frame the debate on the future of sustainable solutions to public sector challenges. Our work will ultimately improve outcomes for communities by enabling Members to develop radical innovation in policy and practice, sharing best practices and learning, and enabling innovators to chart new territory together. Please provide details of how your project will support this aim.
See Statement: : https://www.councils.coop/about-us/values-and-principles/
I agree that the final report will clearly show the Co-operative Difference that this project will deliver.(Required)