Our Supporting Communities programme supports smaller charities and community organisations working at grassroots level with one-off small grants.
Organisations may only apply once per calendar year for this grant.
For information about the Supporting Communities programme, including an explanation of the type of work we fund, what we look for in applications, and how we will assess your application, please read the full guidance notes carefully.
Submit your application
Applications can be submitted at any time. There are no deadlines.
We assess applications as they are received. It will take up to three months from submission for you to hear the outcome, although you will know within six weeks if your application is going forward to be considered.
Please ensure you read our full guidelines before starting your application and to help you prepare your online submission, you can download an editable PDF version of the application form.
Applications must be made using our application form and submitted online. Only completed online applications will be considered. Please do not email or post ad hoc funding requests.
When you are certain your application is complete and you have attached all the information we have asked for in the application form, press the submit button at the end of the form. Please note that once you have submitted the form, you will not be able to make any changes.
We acknowledge all the applications we receive. If you send us an application and have not heard from us by email after two weeks, please contact us at email@example.com to check whether your application has arrived.
Finally, we wish you good luck with your application.
For more information of how to apply for a grant please email firstname.lastname@example.org