We can give advice and guidance on funding and bid-writing through training, 'Meet the Funder' sessions and by sharing information on funding opportunities as they come up.
You will find a regularly updated list of local, regional and national funding opportunities on this page.
If you have a funding opportunity that you would like to promote, please email Info
HLF Parks for People - Application Deadline Approaching
Not-for-profit organisations in the UK have until 31 August 2017 to apply for a Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) grant to revitalise an historic public park or cemetery.
Dunhill Medical Trust Reopens to Grants for Community Based Organisations in UK
The Trust’s grants programme for Community Based Organisations programme has re-opened to applications from UK charities and community based organisations that are working to provide care, activities and services for older people in the UK.
The Esmee Fairbairn Collections Fund Open to UK Applications
Grants are available to support time-limited work on the collections of museums and galleries in the UK to support and facilitate research, development, understanding and the use of collections.
Comic Relief Launch New Active Ageing Grants Programme (UK)
Comic Relief is providing a limited number of grants for local community based organisations to enable disadvantaged older people to design, deliver and take part in opportunities to contribute to their communities.
2018 GSK IMPACT Awards - Funding Opportunity for Health Charities
Applications are now open for the 2018 GSK IMPACT Awards which provide funding and free training for charities that are working to improve people’s health. Up to 20 awards will be made, ranging from £3,000 to £40,000.
Alcohol Research UK's Small Grants Programme Now Open
Alcohol Research UK have announced the annual funding round for the Small Grants programme.
Big Lottery Fund - Big Potential
Big Lottery Fund – Big Potential - deadline
The Big Lottery Fund has announced that the final deadline for applications to its £20 million Big Potential programme is 12 noon on 11th October 2017.
Click here for more information http://bit.ly/2tTVQQL
East Midlands Airport Community Fund
East Midlands Airport Community Fund
The East Midlands Airport Community Fund was established in April 2002 and since then over £920,000 has been awarded to over 1180 projects, to bring lasting benefit to the communities around the airport.
Click for more information http://bit.ly/2txPVyK
Postcode Dream Trust - Dream Fund 2018 Launches for Great Britain
Dream Fund 2018 is now open to applications from charities in Great Britain.
Nuffield Foundation Research, Development and Analysis Programme
The Nuffield Foundation has launched a new grants programme with a deadline for first round outline applications of 2 October 2017
Big Lottery Fund Updates Guidance for Awards for All (England)
The Big Lottery Fund has simplified the Awards for All guidance notes, including fewer restrictions and new priorities.
Greggs Foundation’s Local Community Projects Fund Opens for Round 3
The Greggs Foundation's Local Community fund has opened for Round 3 in England, Scotland and Wales.
Greggs Foundation’s Environmental Grants Scheme Opens for Round 3
The Greggs Foundation’s Environmental Grants scheme has re-opened for applications from across Great Britain.
The Coalfields Community Investment Programme
Funding Support is a £500,000 fund created to support activities that tackle some of the key challenges that still remain in coalfield communities. Funding of up to £10,000 is available for projects that deliver in the top 30% most deprived coalfield communities and that will make a positive difference in addressing the following themes....
LIBOR Fund Opens for UK
The funding is for charitable projects that will support the UK’s Armed Forces and Emergency Services communities across the UK.
Veolia Environmental Trust Reopens for Applications
Funding for constituted not-for-profit organisations that are within five miles of an operating Veolia site in England or Wales.
NFU Mutual Charitable Trust Opens for 2017 Applications (UK)
The NFU Mutual Charitable Trust is now accepting applications for 2017.
One to One Funding Surgeries - Multiple Dates
Sport Nottinghamshire are hosting a series of FREE funding surgeries across Nottinghamshire.
Support Adoption for Pets Launches 2017/18 Programme to Support UK Rescue Centres
Support Adoption for Pets has re-launched its grants programme which supports UK domestic animal rehoming and rescue centres.
Neighbourhood Planning Grants and Support Programme - Final Year
The Neighbourhood Planning Grants and Support Programme has entered its final year of funding and will be accepting applications until 31 January 2018.
Masonic Charitable Foundation's Community Support Large Grants - April Deadline Reminder
Funding is available for registered charities in England and Wales to help people experiencing poverty and disadvantage, sickness and disability or barriers to education and employment.
Funded entirely through the generosity of Freemasons and their families, the Masonic Charitable Foundation is one of the largest grant-making charities in the country.
Law Society Charity (UK) Accepting Applications for 2017
The Law Society Charity is a charitable fund set up by the Law Society in 1974. The charity acts entirely independently of the Law Society, supporting charitable work related to the law and the legal profession
Awards For All
Awards for All gives groups an easy way to get small Lottery grants of between £300 and £10,000
Church Care Funding
Grants are available for Anglican churches across England.
ChurchCare, the Church of England's national resource to support parish churches and cathedrals offers grants to Anglican churches across England to help care for, preserve and conserve these buildings.
Further information and online application forms can be accessed online at the ChuchCare website.
The Link is: http://www.churchcare.co.uk/
Scottish Powers Energy People
The Scottish Power Energy People Trust is accepting applications from charitable organisations in England, Scotland and Wales that work to help people whose lives are affected by fuel poverty with the first deadline of 18 January 2017.
These are application deadlines in 2017: , 24 May and 4 October.
The Link is: http://bit.ly/2h2OW6v
Barchester Healthcare Foundation
The Foundation's priority is continued from 2016: connecting or re-connecting people with others in their local community. Applications that combat loneliness and enable people to be active and engaged will receive the highest priority throughout the year.
Grants of between £100 and £5,000 are available to groups in England, Scotland and Wales.
Applications can be submitted online at any time - http://bit.ly/2iiVWsL
Supporting Young People & Children
BBC Children in Need is currently accepting applications from charities and not-for-profit organisations in the UK, the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands that support children and young people who are 18 years and younger.
Parks For People Grants
Not-for-profit organisations in the UK that cannot make the 1 March deadline have until 1 September 2017 to apply for a Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) grant to revitalise an historic public park or cemetery.
Growing a Greener Britain, a registered charity, is providing grants to constituted community groups for projects which help transform green spaces in Great Britain.
Growing a Greener Britain has been set up by idverde UK, a nationwide contractor that creates and maintains parks and open spaces across the UK, to help fund community projects in publicly-owned parks and open spaces across Britain.
Constituted community groups in Great Britain can apply for grants of up to £1,000 for projects which transform green spaces in Great Britain.
The funding is for projects that respond to the local needs of the Armed Forces Community and improve recognition of the Armed Forces Covenant
Applicants must work closely with their Local Partnerships to ensure that their project is properly connected locally, responds to recognised need and does not duplicate other provision.
Improving the Lives of People and Communities
Award capital grants to charities which work in one of their programme areas.
You can apply for a grant under the Main Grants Programme, which is for UK charities with an annual income of less than £15m, or the Small Grants Programme which is for UK charities with an income of less than £250,000.
Makes grants to charitable and not-for-profit organisations across the UK tackling a variety of issues.
The Rayne Foundation is interested in the arts, health and wellbeing, education – in its widest sense, and social issues.
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