What We Fund

The MSE Charity is dedicated to supporting UK voluntary groups deliver financial life skills, which make a lasting impact on the way people 
thinkbehave manage their money.

Who We Fund

As the Charity's resources are modest, the Trustees prefer to fund small to medium-sized non-profit organisations with a constitution for example registered Charities, CICs, Credit Unions, excluding statutory organisations.

Organisations should have an annual income under £500,000 and have less than six months free reserves.

Take our quick Eligibility Quiz to see if we can fund your organisation. 

How We Fund

We invite organisations to apply if they have a great idea for a financial capability project, related to the current grant round theme. 

All applications should be Innovative either in AudienceApproach or Delivery 

and will make a lasting impact on the way people think behave and manage their money.

Each theme will be repeated every two years.  

Each round will focus on delivering financial life skills projects to organisations who assist and support defined groups.  

The group categories range from children, carers, older people, offenders, to those living with disabilities.  

There are two grant rounds per year, applications are invited in February and September only.

We limit each grant round to the first 40 accepted applications.  All grants are below £7,500.