How to Apply

Step 1

Please review the Grant Themes to check if our next grant round which opens in February 2021 is suitable. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic the February 2021 round Raising the Next Generation is for financial capability projects which support young people under 25.

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 February 2021 grant round.

Step 3

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

Step 4

Prepare & 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 opens on Monday 1st February 2021, and closes at 5pm on Friday 26th February. We limit each grant round to the first 40 accepted 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.

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 March, final decisions will be made at the Panel meeting on Wednesday 7th April 2021.

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

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