Locality deal fund - expression of interest

Assessment criteria

Applications will be assessed against the following criteria.

Organisational capability

Organisation capability will be given 25% weighting in the scoring process and evidence will be taken from the application form sections 1 and 2.

Criteria:

  • Evidence of the organisation’s experience, knowledge of delivery and capacity relevant to the proposed project
  • Management / supervision / performance / project management of the project

Indicative scoring:

5 – Strong evidence demonstrating organisational capability and project delivery.

4 – Good evidence demonstrating organisational capability and project delivery.

3 – Some evidence of some organisational capability and project delivery.

2 – Limited evidence of organisational capability and project delivery.

1 – Little evidence of organisational capability and project delivery.

0 – No experience organisational capability and project delivery.

Impact on outcomes

Impact on outcomes will be given 50% weighting in the scoring process and evidence will be taken from the application form sections 2 and 3.

  • How well does the proposed project/activity address the factors and issues identified in the project details?
  • How well does the project address and impact on the overall desired outcomes?
  • How well do the proposed outputs evidence the project impact?

Indicative scoring

5 – The proposed project/activity demonstrates strong evidence of addressing and impacting on all of the outcomes detailed in the project details.

4 – The proposed project/activity demonstrates good evidence of addressing and impacting on the outcomes detailed in the project details.

3 – The proposed project/activity demonstrates some evidence of addressing and impacting on the outcomes detailed in the project details.

2 – The proposed project/activity demonstrates limited evidence of addressing and impacting on the outcomes detailed in the project details.

1 – The proposed project/activity demonstrates little evidence of addressing and impacting on the outcomes detailed in the project details.

0 – The proposed project/activity fails to demonstrate evidence of addressing and impacting on the outcomes detailed in the project details.

Value for money - costs

Impact on outcomes will be given 25% weighting in the scoring process and evidence will be taken from the application form section 4.

  • The total cost of the project/activity is within the prescribed budget
  • Added value brought by the applicant organisation & project

Indicative scoring:

5 – Strong evidence of value for money.

4 – Good evidence of value for money.

3 –- Some evidence of value for money.

2 – Limited evidence of value for money.

1 – Little evidence of value for money.

0 – No evidence of value for money.

For further information

Although we are keen to encourage enquiries from potential applicants, we are mindful of
the need to treat everybody fairly and transparently in terms of help and advice. Consequently, if you have any questions about any aspect of this service outline or the application process, please email us. We will respond as soon as possible. We will keep a log of all questions and answers and update these regularly on the website.