Funding with deadlines in 2021

The list of funding opportunities in 2021

The Empowering Women Fund
Available for women’s groups and organisations to develop capacity to respond to changing needs in their communities and run projects over a fixed duration of at least 6 months.
Deadline: 28 May. Read more

National Lottery Community Fund: Bringing People Together
Grants of up to £300,000 available to community organisations via a new funding programme for projects that will build stronger connections across communities, and improve the infrastructure and conditions that are needed to strengthen these connections.
Deadline: No deadlines. Read more

Magic Little Grants 2021 (UK)
Smaller charities and community groups can apply for a one-off £500 grant from Magic Little Grants. Funding can go to 8 different themes, including; improving mental wellbeing, preventing/reducing the impact of poverty, supporting marginalised groups, and increasing community access to outdoor sports.
Deadline: 31 October. Read more

Sport England Return to Play: Community Asset Fund
Grants to help local sports clubs and organisations adapt to help their local community return to play safely. Capital awards between £10,000-£50,000 are available. There are different funding streams, including small grants, community assets, and tackling inequalities. Rolling programme. Read more

Enterprise Development Programme – Equality
Grants of up to £30,000 available to charities and social enterprises working in the equality sector in England to make the transition to new enterprises or to grow existing ones.
Deadline: 14 May. Read more

Designing London’s Recovery Programme
The Mayor of London, with the Design Council, has launched a programme placing design-led innovation at the heart of London’s Covid-19 recovery. Organisations can apply for a share of £500,000 to help respond to 3 key challenges.
Deadline: 15 June. Read more

Windrush Community Fund (UK)
Charities, community and grassroots organisations across the UK that work with affected communities can bid for an award from £2,500 up to £25,000, to ensure people are aware of the support and compensation available.
Deadline: 30 June. Read more