Main Grants Programme Small Grants Programme     
UK Registered charities/non profit orgs UK Registered charities/non profits orgs
Must be working within one or more of our programme areas the majority of the time. Must be working within one or more of our programme areas the majority of the time.
Annual income less than £15m* Annual income less than £250,000
No max project cost Max project cost £100,000
No max grant, average grant £25,000 Max grant £10,000, average grant £7,000
Decision within 6 months Decision within 8 weeks
Applications accepted all year (no deadlines) Applications accepted all year (no deadlines)
 
* if your organisation normally has an annual income of less than £15m but, as a one-off,  has exceeded this amount due to a capital fundraising project, we will accept an application. You must be expecting income of less than £15m in the following 3 years and your accounts must show an income of less than £15m in previous years. No other exceptions to the £15m income cap.