How to Apply

Step 1

Please review the Grant Themes to check if our next grant round which opens in September 2021, Life Changing Transitions is the most suitable grant round for your organisation to apply to.

Step 2

Take our quick Eligibility Quiz to review our key grant making criteria, and to see if we are able to support in principle your project and organisation in the September 2021 grant round.

Step 3

If you are eligible, preview the Application Form Questions for the September 2021 round.

Step 4

Prepare and draft your answers in advance, using the Application Form Questions, Guidance Notes and our FAQS.

TOP TIP - Ask someone who doesn't know your organisation to proof read it to give you honest and constructive feedback.

Step 5

The grant round opened on Wednesday 1st September 2021 at 9am, and will close at 5pm on Thursday 30th September OR earlier if we have already accepted 40 applications. Apply early in the month to ensure your application is considered.

Please remember the application form must be completed in one sitting, please prepare your answers in advance, using the application form questions template which is available here. If we have closed the grant round early the application form link will NOT be accessible for you to complete.

Step 6

Once completed, all applicants will receive by return a PDF printable copy of their Application Form. This is not an automated process, so it may take up to 5 working days, please be patient. At this point you will be advised if your application has been accepted, rejected or if further information is required.

Step 7

Wait... the Grant Advisory Panel consider & review applications in October, final decisions will be made at the Panel meeting on Monday 8th November 2021.

Applicants will be advised of the outcome within 10 working days of the meeting which for this round will be Monday 22nd November 2021.

If you have not heard from us by this date please do not hesitate to get in touch.