How to Apply

Step 1

Please review the Grant Themes to check if the February 2019 theme of Raising the Next Generation is the most suitable grant round for your Organisation to apply to.

Step 2

Take our quick Eligibility Quiz to review our key grantmaking criteria, and to see if we are able to support in principle your project and organisation in the February 2019 grant round.

Step 3

If you are eligible, preview the online Application Form Questions for the February 2019 round.

Step 4

Review the application Guidance Notes - which outline what key information you need to include in your funding proposal, this needs to be uploaded as part of the online application process.

To view & download a PDF copy click here

Step 5

Prepare your draft answers and funding proposal, get someone who doesn't know your organisation to proof read it to give you honest and constructive feedback.

Review our FAQs for further assistance.

Step 6

The grant round opened on Monday 4th February, and CLOSED for new applications on Thursday 28th February.

All applications which were in progress had to be completed by Friday 1st March. The grant round closed on Friday 1st March at 5pm - if submitted after 5pm they will have been automatically rejected.

Step 7

All applications will be acknowledged, and will be advised as either accepted, rejected or requiring further information. We limit each grant round to the first 40 accepted applications.

Step 8

Wait... the Grant Advisory Panel consider & review applications in March, final decisions will be made at the Panel meeting on Wednesday 3rd April 2019.

Applicants will be advised of the outcome within 10 working days of the meeting which for this round will be Thursday 18th April 2019.

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