New or Updated Funding Initiatives
Paul Hamlyn Foundation: Ideas and Pioneers Fund
Supports people with unusual or radical ideas to improve the life chances and opportunities of people in the UK. Grants of up to £10,000 (and up to £15,000 in exceptional circumstances) are available to individuals, partnerships or small organisations.
Andrew W Mellon Foundation
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation supports a wide range of initiatives to strengthen the humanities, arts, higher education, and cultural heritage.
BBC Children in Need: Curiosity
Provides grants of up to £10,000 for projects that engage disadvantaged children and young people in science based activities and encourage them to be curious about the world around them, making a positive difference in their lives. (NB event for potential applicants on Friday 1st February at BBC Broadcasting House, Ormeau Avenue.)
Key Dates for your Fundraising Diary
Congregational and General Charitable Trust
The aim of the Congregational & General Charitable Trust is to make grants for building maintenance and towards the capital costs of community projects to support Protestant churches, in particular those of the United Reformed and Congregational denominations.
Application Deadline 12 Feb 2019
Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust
The Trust makes grants to individual, identified projects of significance to amenity horticulture and education for amenity horticulture mainly, but not exclusively, in the UK.
Deadline for April Trustees Meeting 15 Feb 2019
Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council: Culture, Arts and Heritage Grant Scheme
This scheme provides small grants of up to £1,000 to support, promote and develop cultural, arts and heritage events, projects and activities in the Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council area.
Application Deadline: 12 noon, Friday 22 Feb 2019