Funding News


Transforming places through heritage – grant programme

This programme supports projects that will contribute to the transformation of high streets and town centres in England helping them become thriving places, strengthening local communities and encouraging local economies to prosper.
Deadline 29 July
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Government Launches Plastics Packaging and Textile Recycling Grants Scheme

The Resource Action Fund is an £18million fund, provided by Defra to support resource efficiency projects, with the goal of diverting, reducing, and better managing, waste.
Deadline: 2 August
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William Wates memorial Trust

A small number of grants are available to engage young people through sports, arts and education for projects primarily in London and the South East that encourage young people experiencing severe disadvantage to keep away from anti-social behaviour and criminal activity, enabling them to fulfil their potential.
Deadline 5 August
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Nesta Challenges opens £1m fund for charities using tech to address social isolation

The £1m prize consists of £500,000 in grant funding from the Department for Digital, Media and Sport and £500,000 in business support from Nesta Challenges toward developing prototypes and implementation plans for the winning idea.
Deadline: 7 August
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Grants available for communities to help people reduce their risk of cancer

Action Hampshire are offering small grants of £50 to £500 for groups and individuals who want to carry out activities in their own community that will raise people’s awareness and knowledge about cancer.
Deadline: 21 October
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