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Grants to Engage Young People and Adults in Science and the Arts (North West of England)


Organisations (preferably with charitable status) based in the north-west of England are invited to approach the Granada Foundation with imaginative proposals for projects that will encourage and promote the study, practice and appreciation of science and the arts.

The Foundation aims to make t...

7th February 2018


Grants of up to £50,000 Available to Tackle Local Health In-Equalities (Cheshire East, West, Warrington, Chester, Halton)


Small community groups can apply for grants of £50,000 for projects lasting up to two-years that address local health inequalities in Cheshire East, West, Warrington, Chester, Halton.

Grants are available for projects that cover small areas such as a few streets, a housing estate or a sma...

1st February 2018


Lancashire's 'LEADER' Rural Funding Programme Update (North West)


Lancashire's three LEADER programmes have been allocated £4.2 million of rural funding and are now accepting calls for projects focussed on Enterprise, Farming, Rural Services, Culture and Heritage, Forestry and Tourism. Recently funded projects include: Brindle Distillery, Chorley (Lancashir...

13th December 2017


Grants to Engage Young People and Adults in Science and the Arts (North West of England)


Organisations (preferably with charitable status) based in the north-west of England are invited to approach the Granada Foundation with imaginative proposals for projects that will encourage and promote the study, practice and appreciation of science and the arts. The Foundation aims to make the re...

11th December 2017


Cheshire LEADER Programme Re-opens for Applications (Cheshire)


Following the result of the EU referendum, Cheshire West and Chester Council have confirmed that the Cheshire LEADER Programme is officially open again, providing funding for rural areas across Cheshire, Warrington and the Dunham Massey area. Grants of £2,500 to £50,000 are available for...

1st December 2017


£90,000 Awarded to West Cumbrian Causes (Cumbria)


Cumbria Community Foundation (CCF) have announced that 21 local constituted community groups have recently received a share of £91,000 awarded by their grants panel. Grants awarded from funds administered by CCF and benefitting communities in Cumbria range in value and support a wide range of ...

30th November 2017


Lancashire Leader Programmes Open for Applications (North West)


The Lancashire LEADER 2015-2020 programmes are now officially open for applications. Leader is a European funding programme designed to support the development of the rural economy by providing grants to small businesses and communities. The LEADER scheme is part of the Rural Development Programme ...

28th November 2017


Funding for Environmental Charities and Community Groups (North West)


Environmental charities and community groups in the North West are being offered the chance to develop their online fundraising capabilities as well as receiving up to £500 in £ for £ matched funding for donations received online. Funding is being provided by the People's Postcode ...

27th November 2017


UK Funding News


Grants of up to £2,000 for Projects Tackling Disadvantage and Deprivation (England, Scotland & Wales)


The next application deadline for the Greggs Foundation Local Community Projects Fund is the 28th September 2018.  The foundation is a grant making trust which distributes around £1.8 million per year to organisations throughout England, Scotland and Wales. The Local Community Projects Fu...

20th July 2018


Funding for Biodiversity Projects and Community Buildings (England, Wales and Northern Ireland)


Biffa Awards which are part of the Landfills Communities Fund has announced that grants of between £10,000 and £75,000 are available to not for profit for community buildings and re-building biodiversity projects.

 

Under the Re-building Biodiversity&...

20th July 2018


Grants for UK-German Partnership Visits (UK)


The Partnership Visit Fund supports new or on-going partnerships between UK and German schools by providing financial support of up to £1,000 for teachers' visits to a partner school. Teachers of primary and secondary schools can apply for a visit that revives an existing school partnership or...

20th July 2018


Education Support Funding for Looked After Children and Young Carers (UK)


Schools and other training and educational institutions have until the 27th August 2018 to apply for funding and non- financial support to pilot new and innovative approaches to improving the educational attainment of looked after children and young carers so that they are able to take advantage of ...

19th July 2018


Skills and Opportunities Fund To Re-open in September (UK)


The Natwest Bank has announced that its £2 million Skills and Opportunities Fund will re-open for applications in early September. Charities, social enterprises, community groups, state-funded schools and colleges across the UK and Ireland will be able to apply for funding of up to £35,0...

19th July 2018


Holiday Grants for Disadvantaged and Disabled Children (UK)


Schools, youth groups, not for profit organisations and charities have until the 2nd July 2018 to apply for grants of £500 to £2,500 to support recreational trips or holidays within the UK between the 1st September and 31st December 2018 for groups of children e...

18th July 2018


Grants for Improvements to Small Theatres (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland)


Round 13 of the Theatres Trust’s UK Theatres Grants Scheme is open to applications for capital grants of up to £5,000. Organisations eligible to apply will be running small theatres, have UK charitable or not-for-profit legal structures and be:

 

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    18th July 2018


    One Stop Carriers for Causes (England, Scotland and Wales)


    Schools that are located within 2 miles of a One Stop shop can apply for grants of up to £1,000 for projects that benefit their local community. One Stop's ‘Carriers for Causes' is funded through the money raised from the 5p bag charge in One Stop stores in England, Wales and Scotland. ...

    17th July 2018


    Grants Available to Restore the UK’s Industrial Heritage (UK)


    Grants up to £20,000 are available for the restoration of important industrial buildings, structures, machinery, vehicles and vessels within the UK. Grants can be made to not-for-profit organisations such as trusts, charities and CICs and are for capital funding only.

     

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    17th July 2018


    Holiday Grants for Disadvantaged and Disabled Children (UK)


    Schools, youth groups, not for profit organisations and charities have until the 2nd July 2018 to apply for grants of £500 to £2,500 to support recreational trips or holidays within the UK between the 1st September and 31st December 2018 for groups of children e...

    17th July 2018