Grant programmes with application deadlines between Monday 11th March and Sunday 24th March 2024

This is a regular Friday website feature in which we list grant programmes with application deadlines over the next fortnight.

If you click on the title of each grant scheme, it should take you directly to the grant programme in question. All funders and grant programmes included have featured in the daily grants bulletin we send out at 8.30 each weekday morning. A free 2-week trial is available for anyone who would like to try out the daily bulletin. Simply email GRIN at info@grin.coop with ‘Free 2-week trial’ as the subject heading and we’ll get you signed up.

1. Grant programmes with Application Deadlines between Monday11th and Sunday 17th March 2024

Tuesday 12 March 2024
ABF (THE ARMY BENEVOLENT FUND) THE SOLDIER’S CHARITY
Grants, normally for under £15,000, are available to UK charitable organisations, including registered charities and Community Interest Companies, for projects and activities that directly benefit the Armed Forces community. 

Wednesday 13 March 2024
THE HEDLEY FOUNDATION
One-off grants of up to £5,000 (but averaging £2,500) are available to smaller UK registered charities working with the elderly, people with a mental or physical disability, those who are terminally ill, young people and social welfare projects, including those that benefit carers, the homeless and ex-offenders.             

Friday 15 March 2024 at 5pm for Expressions of Interest
THE ESMEE FAIRBAIRN FOUNDATION YOUTH-LED CREATIVITY FUNDING    
Revenue grants of up to £120,000 are available for up to 3 years for UK projects led by and for young people aged 14-30 who have less access to creative programmes or who are underrepresented in the arts and culture.      

Sunday 17 March 2024 at 23:59 for Expressions of Interest
THE K F C YOUTH FOUNDATION COMMUNITY GRANTS             
Grants of between £200 and £2,500 are available for UK grassroots organisations providing safe social spaces, mentoring, work, or social skills for young people aged 11 to 25 in areas where KFC outlets are located.

2. Grant programmes with Application Deadlines between Monday 18th and Sunday 24th March 2024

Tuesday 19 March 2024 at 3pm
GROW WILD YOUTH PROJECT GRANTS   
Grants of up to £500 are available for young people aged 14-25 across the United Kingdom to carry out creative projects that celebrate UK native plants and fungi in exciting and engaging ways.       

Friday 22 March 2024
MCCARTHY STONE FOUNDATION SMALL GRANTS PROGRAMME (SPRING 2024)    
Grants of between £3,000 and £7,500 are available for UK registered, grassroots and volunteer-led charities with an annual income of under £500,000 for initiatives that improve the health and wellbeing of older people through intergenerational projects, and help regenerate local communities.        

Image: the Esmee Fairbairn Foundation Youth-led Creativity funding