Grants are available to registered charities, public bodies and registered friendly societies for projects in the UK concerned with social welfare and preservation:
- Social Welfare: grants are for projects that have a positive impact on the lives of women and girls facing severe and multiple disadvantage, particularly where their vulnerabilities put them at risk of offending
- UK Heritage: the main emphasis is on projects that conserve historical buildings, monuments and collections.
Funding is available through two schemes:
- Main Grant Fund: grants above £5,000 are available
- Small Grant Fund: for requests of £5,000 or less
Grants can be used for project costs, revenue costs (including staff salaries), the costs associated with initial exploratory work for organisations seeking to rescue important buildings and monuments, and capital costs.
Applications can be made at any time.
For more information and how to apply please click here.
Other Heritage Funds
The Dulverton Trust: Small GrantFriday July 26th, 2019
The Dulverton Trust awards grants of up to £5,000 to small charities and charitable organisations (with an annual income under £200,000). The Trust currently supports a wide range of activities in the following categories: Youth Opportunities; General Welfare; Conservation; and Preservation of Habitats or Heritage Skills. Deadline: Friday 26 July 2019 For more information and…Arts & Culture Community Buildings/Halls Education & Employment Heritage
Ecclesiastical: Movement for GoodFriday July 26th, 2019
Ecclesiastical’s Movement for Good is awarding ten grants of £50,000 to remarkable charities which can demonstrate a clearly identified need and want to take their work to a new level, boosting their ability to make a difference. Eligible projects that support areas which Ecclesiastical’s communities care about are: the advancement of education and skills; citizenship…Heritage Loans
Architectural Heritage Fund: Heritage Impact Fund
Architectural Heritage Fund’s Heritage Impact Fund offers tailored finance for charities, social enterprises and community businesses across the UK to develop sustainable heritage at the very heart of vibrant local economies. Loans from £25,000 to £500,000 for up to three years with tailored terms and both flexible and incentivised interest rates are available for impactful projects.…Heritage
The National Lottery Heritage Fund: National Lottery Grant for Heritage
The National Lottery Grant for Heritage fund offers between £3,000 to £5million to not for profit organisations with projects that connect people and communities to the national, regional and local heritage of the UK. As a guide, this could include: oral history cultural traditions nature natural and designed landscapes community archaeology historic buildings, monuments and…