Funding

List of funding opportunities

Magdalen Trust
Charities working with vulnerable children and young adults, especially those at risk of sexual and other forms of exploitation. We prefer to fund project costs rather than core costs.
Deadline: 31 May. Read more

London Catalyst – Partners for Health
The Partners for Health funding encourages partnership working between health agencies, public and charitable, and community groups. This is co-funded with the Hospital Saturday Fund and other grantmakers.
Deadline: 2 June. Read more

John Coates Charitable Trust
The Trust is offering financial assistance to UK charities that work in education, the arts, healthcare, heritage and the environment and community cohesion.
Deadline: 27 May. Read more

Hackney Giving – Living with Covid programme
Is your organisation a voluntary and community sector (VCS) group continuing to work with people most affected by the coronavirus pandemic in Hackney and/or the City of London? Hackney Giving is now open for applications.
Deadline: 14 June. Read more

Ford Britain Trust
Ford Britain Trust gives small grants to organisations working on
education, environment, children, the disabled, youth activities and projects that provide clear benefits to the local communities.
Deadline: 31 July. Read more

VCSE Fund: women’s reproductive wellbeing in the workplace
Voluntary and community organisations can apply for funding to support women’s reproductive wellbeing in the workplace.
Deadline: 5 August. Read more

The Happiness Fund
Grants are available to support grassroots, neighbourhood-based community projects in the UK which improve mental health and wellbeing, inclusion, and learning and skills development in local communities.
Deadline: 17 June. Read more 

We Move Fund
The We Move Fund: Youth Social Action aims to empower Black children and young people through youth social action – where children and young people use their voice to tackle subjects that matter to them.
Deadline: 20 June. Read more

WCIT Charity
The WCIT Charity funds IT projects that demonstrate the innovative use of IT, that can be developed into a model for wider replication, and that focus on outcomes that can be formally reported on.
Deadline: 8 August. Read more

Ford Britain Trust
The Ford Britain Trust gives small grants to organisations working on education, environment, children, youth activities and projects that provide clear benefits to the local communities.
Deadline: 31 July. Read more

LGBT+ Futures: Equity Fund
Small grants are available to LGBT+ groups and organisations that are community-led for organisational running costs and leadership development.
Deadline: 30 October. Read more

 


Thomas Wall Trust
The Thomas Wall Trust was established in 1920 for the “encouragement and assistance of educational work and social service”. Today, the Trust continues to assist in these areas by providing grants to individuals and organisations. Grants of up to £1,000 are available for individuals and registered charities. Applications can be made at any time and will be considered at trustees meetings held twice a year usually in July and November. Read more

Foyle Foundation 
The Small Grants Scheme is designed to support charities especially those working at grassroots and local community level, in any field, across a wide range of activities. Online applications can be accepted from charities that have an annual turnover of less than £150,000 per annum.
Deadline: Ongoing. Read more

City Bridge Trust Small Grant
Small Grants for organisations with an annual income of less than £100,000. City Bridge Trust Small Grants of between £1,000 and £10,000 per year are available for a maximum of five years.
Deadline: Ongoing. Read more

Tesco Community Grants
Tesco Community Grants helps to fund thousands of local projects across the country. Since 2016 the scheme has supported community groups with more than £90 million in grants.
Deadline: Ongoing. Read more

National Lottery Awards for All 
A quick way to apply for smaller amounts of funding between £300 and £10,000. With the pandemic still with us, they will continue to support people and communities most adversely impacted by Covid-19.
Deadline: Ongoing. Read more

National Lottery Community Fund – Reaching Communities
This programme offers funding for organisations that work with their community to help them thrive. They fund projects that work to make positive changes in their community – whether that is for people living in the same area, or people with similar interests or life experiences.
Deadline: Ongoing. Read more

Together Fund
Versus Arthritis is distributing grants of up to £5,000 to support people with long term health conditions, to get active. Organisations should be working to increase the availability of exercise opportunities for people with long term health conditions in local communities.
Deadline: no deadline. Read more

The Morrisons Foundation
The Morrisons Foundation awards grant funding for charity projects which make a positive difference in local communities. In the main grants are available to fully fund projects up to £25,000.
Deadline: Ongoing. Read more

Home Instead 
Home Instead is now open to small grassroots organisations that are not registered as a charity. They fund activities and projects that further the needs of our ageing adult population through wellbeing activities and programmes to prevent social isolation and loneliness.
No deadline stated. Read more


 

Further information 
Navca’s website has a list of funding resources.