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Movement for Good Children & Young People Special Draw (UK, Republic of Ireland, Channel Islands or Isle of Man) 14th June 2024

The Benefact Group has announced that their Movement for Good Children and Young People Special Draw will open for nominations on the 17th June 2024. This special draw will award £5,000 to ten cha...

Funding to Improve the Lives of Vulnerable & Marginalised People (UK) 14th June 2024

Grants of up to £50,000 are available to organisations such as local community, voluntary or faith-based groups and charities working to support vulnerable and marginalised people across the UK. T...

Funding to Support the Historic Environment Sector (Scotland) 14th June 2024

Third sector organisations across Scotland can apply for multi-year funding to support projects and activities that have a nationwide impact on Scotland’s historic environment sector. The funding...

Funding to Support Local Communities (Greater Manchester) 14th June 2024

Grants of up to £1,000 are available for grassroots community groups to support projects and activities that benefit local communities in Greater Manchester. The funding, which is made available t...

Funding Available to Support Vulnerable Energy Consumers (England, Scotland & Wales) 14th June 2024

The Ofgem Energy Industry Voluntary Redress Scheme (Energy Redress Scheme) has launched its eighth funding round. Charities and community energy groups in England, Scotland, and Wales can apply for...

Funding for Creative Cross-Border Music Projects (UK and Republic of Ireland) 14th June 2024

Grants of up to £15,000 are available to support cross-border collaborations between UK and Republic of Ireland-based music creators, performers and presenters. The funding made available through...

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News Categories

Cost of Living Crisis
Cost of Living Crisis
Funding Available to Support Vulnerable Energy Consumers (England, Scotland & Wales) 14th June 2024

The Ofgem Energy Industry Voluntary Redress Scheme (Energy Redress Scheme) has launched its eighth funding round. Charities and community energy groups in England, Scotland, and Wales can apply for...

Funding for Community Partnerships Tackling Cost-of-Living Crisis (Manchester) 13th June 2024

Funding is available for established partnerships of voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations working to relieve the effect of the cost-of-living crisis for people in Manchester. Th...

Community Partnership Programme to Tackle Food Poverty & Support the Elderly (UK) 3rd June 2024

Community groups and other not for profit organisations within a two mile radius of a One Stop shop can apply for grants of up to £1,000 through the One Stop Community Partnership programme. The...

£2.2 Million Fund Opens in Response to the Cost-of-Living Crisis Facing Women (England) 23rd May 2024

The National Lottery Community Fund has provided £2.2 million in funding for round two of the Women's Urgent Support Fund. The fund aims to tackle the effect of the cost-of-living crisis on women....

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Arts, Culture & Heritage
Arts, Culture & Heritage
Funding for Creative Cross-Border Music Projects (UK and Republic of Ireland) 14th June 2024

Grants of up to £15,000 are available to support cross-border collaborations between UK and Republic of Ireland-based music creators, performers and presenters. The funding made available through...

Funding to Support the Historic Environment Sector (Scotland) 14th June 2024

Third sector organisations across Scotland can apply for multi-year funding to support projects and activities that have a nationwide impact on Scotland’s historic environment sector. The funding...

Funding to Make Visual Art Education More Inclusive (UK) 12th June 2024

Grants of up to £25,000 per year are available for innovative projects that support UK visual art organisations, such as museums, non-commercial galleries, art education organisations, and studio...

Grants of up to £5,000 Available to Not-For-Profit Theatres to Carry Out Essential Works (UK) 10th June 2024

Grants of up to £5,000 are available through The Theatres Trust's Small Grants Programme for UK non-profit theatres. This initiative, backed by The Linbury Trust, aims to support projects aimed at...

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Business Development
Business Development
£1 Million for Arts, Humanities & Social Science Research Commercialisation (UK) 13th June 2024

£1 million in funding is being made available to support arts, humanities and social science researchers to develop and bring new products, processes, services and experiences to market. The Socia...

£50,000 Grant Competition for University-Based Social Enterprises (UK) 11th June 2024

The Ford Family Foundation has launched a new funding competition to help enterprising university students and recent graduates in the UK grow their businesses. The Impact Accelerator Fund welcomes...

Funding Towards Data Protection Consultancy Services (UK) 4th June 2024

The DPO Centre, a leading Data Protection Officer resource centre delivering expert data protection and privacy advice, invites applications to their Charity and Community Fund, which provides char...

Fisheries and Seafood Scheme Re-opens for Applications (England) 30th May 2024

An additional £2 million in funding has been allocated to support England's seafood sector sustainability, productivity, and resilience. The funding is being made available through the Fisheries...

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Children and Young People
Children and Young People
Movement for Good Children & Young People Special Draw (UK, Republic of Ireland, Channel Islands or Isle of Man) 14th June 2024

The Benefact Group has announced that their Movement for Good Children and Young People Special Draw will open for nominations on the 17th June 2024. This special draw will award £5,000 to ten cha...

Funding to Support Core Costs of Small Charities (UK) 12th June 2024

UK charities and social enterprises supporting children and young people, disadvantaged families, prisoners, and ex-offenders can apply for funding to help cover their core costs. Small grants of u...

Support for Children Living in Severe Poverty (UK) 10th June 2024

Grants are now available to support children and young people in the UK experiencing a crisis or emergency.  The grants which are made available through the BBC Children in Need Emergency Essenti...

Childs Charitable Trust (UK) 4th June 2024

The Childs Charitable Trust offers grants to registered and excepted Christian charities based in the UK and operating in countries worldwide. Projects that fall into the following categories will...

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Community Development
Community Development
Funding to Support Local Communities (Greater Manchester) 14th June 2024

Grants of up to £1,000 are available for grassroots community groups to support projects and activities that benefit local communities in Greater Manchester. The funding, which is made available t...

Funding for Projects that Strengthen Local Communities (England, Scotland & Wales) 13th June 2024

Grants of £1,000 - £5,000 are available for local projects that help strengthen communities across England, Scotland and Wales. The Delamere Dairy Foundation will support charities, community gro...

Funding to Tackle Digital Exclusion (Leeds) 11th June 2024

Grants of up to £10,000 are available to third-sector organisations tackling digital exclusion in their communities. Leeds Community Foundation, in partnership with Leeds City Council, will award...

Grants of Up to £15,000 Available to Improve Londons Green Spaces (City of London) 7th June 2024

The City of London Corporation has announced that its Enjoying Green Spaces and Natural Environment (EGS) funding scheme is now open for applications. The scheme offers grants between £2,000 and...

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Education and Training
Education and Training
Art Fund Teacher Fellowships Programme Opens to Applications (UK) 13th June 2024

Applications are invited to the Art Fund Teacher Fellowships programme, which aims to build and strengthen engagement between schools and museums across the UK. With support from the Clore Duffield...

Funding to Make Visual Art Education More Inclusive (UK) 12th June 2024

Grants of up to £25,000 per year are available for innovative projects that support UK visual art organisations, such as museums, non-commercial galleries, art education organisations, and studio...

Royal Society of Chemistry – Outreach Fund (UK) 11th June 2024

Individuals such as researchers, as well as museums, schools, community groups, not-for-profit organisations, arts groups and libraries, etc, can apply for grants of up to £10,000 to run chemistry...

£1.5 Million Fund to Tackle the Digital Divide (UK) 11th June 2024

The UFI Voctech Trust has launched a new funding call for projects that develop technology to help people most impacted by the digital divide to get the skills they need for work. The VocTech Chall...

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Employment
Employment
Grants of up to £10,000 Available to Help Disadvantaged Young People Move into Employment (England & Wales) 23rd May 2024

Funding is available to registered charities and not-for-profit organisations in England and Wales to help young people from low-income backgrounds free themselves from poverty and disadvantage. Th...

Funding to Empower Vulnerable, Disadvantaged & Under-Represented Communities (UK - Various Locations) 21st May 2024

Grants of up to £500 are available to charitable organisations working with vulnerable, disadvantaged or under-represented communities. The Bentley Motors Ltd Advancing Life Chances Small Grants P...

Grants of up to £5,000 Available to Increase Employment Opportunities for Disadvantaged Adults (UK) 1st May 2024

Grants of up to £5,000 are available to registered charities to support projects that equip people (18 or older in order) from disadvantaged groups with the critical life skills necessary to gain...

Funding to Create Green Jobs (Scotland - Highlands & Islands) 12th September 2023

Funding is available to help businesses and social enterprises in the Highlands and Islands create and retain green jobs. The funding is made available by the Highlands and Islands Enterprise throu...

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Energy, Environment and Transport
Energy, Environment and Transport
Funding Available to Support Vulnerable Energy Consumers (England, Scotland & Wales) 14th June 2024

The Ofgem Energy Industry Voluntary Redress Scheme (Energy Redress Scheme) has launched its eighth funding round. Charities and community energy groups in England, Scotland, and Wales can apply for...

Funding for Projects that Strengthen Local Communities (England, Scotland & Wales) 13th June 2024

Grants of £1,000 - £5,000 are available for local projects that help strengthen communities across England, Scotland and Wales. The Delamere Dairy Foundation will support charities, community gro...

Funding to Increase Local Green Spaces (Greater Manchester) 13th June 2024

Grants of up to £40,000 are available for community-led projects that increase the amount and quality of accessible, nature-rich green space. The Greater Manchester Combined Authority makes the fu...

Grants to Improve Parks & Greenspaces (Scotland) 12th June 2024

Community and Friends groups can apply for grants of between £500 and £1,500 to improve and revitalise parks and greenspaces across Scotland. The Parks4Life Community Fund, delivered in partnersh...

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Health, Justice and Welfare
Health, Justice and Welfare
Funding Available to Support Vulnerable Energy Consumers (England, Scotland & Wales) 14th June 2024

The Ofgem Energy Industry Voluntary Redress Scheme (Energy Redress Scheme) has launched its eighth funding round. Charities and community energy groups in England, Scotland, and Wales can apply for...

Funding to Improve the Lives of Vulnerable & Marginalised People (UK) 14th June 2024

Grants of up to £50,000 are available to organisations such as local community, voluntary or faith-based groups and charities working to support vulnerable and marginalised people across the UK. T...

Grants of up to £5,000 Available for Social Welfare Projects (UK) 12th June 2024

Registered charities based in the UK and working in the areas of medical research; care of the elderly; general welfare; hospices; the deaf and blind; care of the physically & mentally disabled; an...

Grants of up to £15,000 for Projects to Help Prevent or Reduce the Risk of Heart Disease (England South) 12th June 2024

Registered charities, voluntary and community organisations, and other not-for-profit organisations in the south of England can apply for funding for local community projects that actively promote...

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Housing and Homelessness
Housing and Homelessness
Grants of up to £100,000 Available to Help Vulnerable People with their Housing Needs (Yorkshire and the North East) 11th June 2024

The Leeds Building Society Charitable Foundation is accepting applications for projects that assist vulnerable individuals in need of a secure and safe home. Registered charities based in Yorkshire...

Funding to Tackle Youth Homelessness (London) 10th June 2024

Charities in London can apply for grants of £10,000 and £50,000 to support young people between the ages of 16 to 25 who are at risk of or experiencing homelessness. The 2024 Youth Homelessness S...

Support for the Homeless Charities and Hospices (England and Wales) 28th May 2024

Homelessness charities and hospices in England and Wales can apply for advice, support and grant funding to help with their construction projects. The grant is being provided by the Construction In...

Funding for Green Social Housing Upgrades (England) 15th May 2024

As part of the effort to make England’s homes greener and more energy efficient, the Department for Energy Security and Net Zero is making around £1.2 billion in funding available to improve the...

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Innovation, Research and Development
Innovation, Research and Development
£1 Million for Arts, Humanities & Social Science Research Commercialisation (UK) 13th June 2024

£1 million in funding is being made available to support arts, humanities and social science researchers to develop and bring new products, processes, services and experiences to market. The Socia...

UK Government Announces £8.5 Million in Funding for AI Safety Research (UK) 31st May 2024

The UK Government is investing £8.5 million in research grants to improve society’s resilience to the risks posed by artificial intelligence (AI). The grants will be awarded to projects that add...

£8 Million Fund for Smart Shipping Decarbonisation Technologies (UK) 26th April 2024

The Department for Transport is offering up to £8 million in funding to support UK-registered organisations developing innovative smart shipping technologies for maritime decarbonisation. The Smar...

“I’ve got an Idea” Fund (UK) 18th April 2024

Individuals or small groups or organisations in the UK who have a novel technical idea which they want to try out can apply for grants of between £250 and £3,000. Schools and groups of school ch...

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International
International
Funding to Support Education in Disadvantaged Areas (UK / International) 14th May 2024

Grants are available to support schools and registered charities that wish to undertake educational projects with children and young people under the age of 25 in marginalised communities within th...

Funding for Links with Japan (UK) 8th April 2024

Grants of £2,000 - £9,000 are available to promote and support links between the UK and Japan. The Daiwa Foundation Small Grants can cover all fields of activity, including educational and other...

New Funding Opportunity for the Racial and Gender Justice in Communities (Northeast England, Wales, West Midlands, and Yorkshire and Humber) 20th March 2024

As part of its new funding strategy, Comic Relief, has announced that it will be launching a number of new multi-year funding programmes. Funding programmes announced include support for organisat...

£50 Million Fund for Research Collaborations to Tackle Global Challenges (UK) 29th January 2024

The British High Commission Pretoria has announced that up to R1 billion (£50 million) of funding is being made available to support UK-South Africa science and research collaboration, including s...

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Land Buildings and Equipment
Land Buildings and Equipment
Grants for Urgent Structural Repairs to Churches (UK) 13th June 2024

Listed and unlisted Christian places of worship needing major, urgent structural repairs can apply for grants of up to £50,000. The funding, which is made available through the National Churches T...

Grants of up to £5,000 Available to Not-For-Profit Theatres to Carry Out Essential Works (UK) 10th June 2024

Grants of up to £5,000 are available through The Theatres Trust's Small Grants Programme for UK non-profit theatres. This initiative, backed by The Linbury Trust, aims to support projects aimed at...

Funding Available to Retrofit Buildings with Energy-Generating or Saving Technologies (England) 3rd June 2024

Community businesses can apply for financial support ranging from £10,000 to £150,000 to help stabilise or reduce energy costs, supporting the transition to more sustainable energy practices. Th...

Support for the Homeless Charities and Hospices (England and Wales) 28th May 2024

Homelessness charities and hospices in England and Wales can apply for advice, support and grant funding to help with their construction projects. The grant is being provided by the Construction In...

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Neighbourhood Renewal and Regeneration
Neighbourhood Renewal and Regeneration
Grants for Community and School Gardening Projects (London) 31st May 2024

Community organisations and schools in London can apply for small gardening grants awarded by the Metropolitan Public Gardens Association (MPGA), a charity that preserves and improves gardens, negl...

Grants for Community and Environmental Projects (England) 29th May 2024

The Veolia Environmental Trust has launched its latest funding round, offering grants to support community and environmental initiatives. Available grants include Community Grants and Habitat and B...

Funding to Help Local Communities Develop Neighbourhood Plans (England) 28th May 2024

Local communities in England can apply for grants of up to £18,000 and technical support to help them develop neighbourhood plans. A neighbourhood plan is a community-driven initiative that allows...

Funding to Help Utilise Vacant Commercial Properties (Bristol) 3rd April 2024

As part of a scheme to reinvigorate the city centre, Bristol City Council is making £1.3 million in funding available for small or micro businesses that wish to open new premises in vacant commerc...

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Rural Development
Rural Development
Funding for Projects that Strengthen Local Communities (England, Scotland & Wales) 13th June 2024

Grants of £1,000 - £5,000 are available for local projects that help strengthen communities across England, Scotland and Wales. The Delamere Dairy Foundation will support charities, community gro...

Funding for Rural Community and Education Projects (UK) 28th May 2024

Charities supporting rural development, particularly the education of young people and the relief of poverty within rural areas, can apply for funding through the NFU Mutual Charitable Trust. The f...

Funding to Support Village Hall Improvement Projects (England) 15th May 2024

Village halls across England can apply for grants to improve and modernise their facilities. Launched by the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee...

The Royal Countryside Fund Announces New Funding Strategy (UK) 7th May 2024

The Royal Countryside Fund (RCF) has announced a new £15 million strategy to extend its support for farming and rural communities across the UK. Over the next four years, the RCF plans to increase...

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Schools and Colleges
Schools and Colleges
Art Fund Teacher Fellowships Programme Opens to Applications (UK) 13th June 2024

Applications are invited to the Art Fund Teacher Fellowships programme, which aims to build and strengthen engagement between schools and museums across the UK. With support from the Clore Duffield...

Funding to Make Visual Art Education More Inclusive (UK) 12th June 2024

Grants of up to £25,000 per year are available for innovative projects that support UK visual art organisations, such as museums, non-commercial galleries, art education organisations, and studio...

Royal Society of Chemistry – Outreach Fund (UK) 11th June 2024

Individuals such as researchers, as well as museums, schools, community groups, not-for-profit organisations, arts groups and libraries, etc, can apply for grants of up to £10,000 to run chemistry...

Funding for Community-Led Tree Planting Projects (UK) 10th June 2024

Schools, community groups, and other non-profit organisations in the UK can apply for grants through the International Tree Foundation’s UK Community Tree Planting Programme. This funding support...

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Sports and Leisure
Sports and Leisure
Funding to Encourage Walking & Cycling (West Midlands) 29th May 2024

Community organisations across the West Midlands can apply for funding to encourage more people to walk and cycle. The Active Travel Community Grants programme aims to increase access to active tra...

Rowing Foundation Grants Programme (UK) 22nd May 2024

Organisations, clubs, and schools involved in rowing can apply for grants of between £500 and £4,000 (up to 50% of the project's overall cost) from the Rowing Foundation to support junior & stu...

Funding of up to £2,500 for Community Sports Projects (Scotland) 21st May 2024

Grants of up to £2,500 are available to organisations, including sports clubs, schools, religious organisations and Scout and Guides groups in Glasgow and the West to run sporting activities for...

Grants to Help Get People Back on their Bikes this Summer (England) 20th May 2024

Local volunteer led-groups, social enterprises, and other not-for-profit organisations can apply for grants of up to £3,500 to deliver cycling events to get people back on their bikes this summer....

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