Our Spring funding round ran from April 18th to May 16th 2018. Keep an eye on this website or our Twitter feed for our Autumn funding round which will take place in October. We will confirm the exact dates for the open window nearer to the time.

Once open, you will be able to apply for funding by clicking the ‘Start Application’ link below.

Applications can only be made through this website. You are able to save progress and return to your application at any time but you must submit your completed application by 5pm on the final day in order for it to be considered.

Before you start your application, please ensure you have read our Guidance Notes for Applicants. This page provides detailed information on eligibility, funding themes and our full application process, of which the online form represents Stage 1.

If successful in Stage 1, you will be required to present your application in person* at a Stage 2 funding round event. Please ensure your availability on the relevant dates prior to submitting your application.

Band 1 Panel – applications from £1,000 to £4,999

Band 2 Panel – applications from £5,000 to £50,000

* In some circumstances presentations by Skype or other means may be accepted in place of personal attendance at Trustees’ discretion.

If you experience any technical issues when submitting your online application please contact

Guidance Notes for Applicants

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Our autumn funding round for 2018/19 opens from October 2018. Please check back nearer the time.