Grant programmes with application deadlines between Monday 19th February and Sunday 3rd March 2024

This is a regular Friday website feature in which we list grant programmes with upcoming 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.

There’s more schemes with application deadlines in this listing than normal as it covers the end of February and beginning of March. Many grant providers will set their deadlines for the end of a month.

1. Grant programmes with Application Deadlines between Monday 19th February and Sunday 25th February 2024

Tuesday 20th February 2024 at 5pm for Expressions of Interest
BATH WOMEN’S FUND 2024
One main grant of £15,000 and two smaller grants, each of £4,000, are available for projects in Bath and North-East Somerset that Increase the resilience of women and/or girls facing barriers, for example, mental health, financial or other challenges

Wednesday 21 February 2024
THE NATUREWATCH FOUNDATION: PET RESCUE GRANTS
A very limited number of small grants (i.e. 1 or 2 grants annually) of up to £5,000 are available to frontline UK animal welfare charities and Community Interest Companies providing a better life for cats, dogs and rabbits that have been exploited by illegal pet trading.  

Thursday 22 February 2024 at 5pm
CHARLES PLATER TRUST LARGE GRANTS PROGRAMME
A limited number of revenue grants for between £5,001 and £60,000 are available to registered charities and not-for-profit groups in England and Wales for projects that advance social justice through education and align with the principles of Catholic Social Teaching.   

Thursday 22 February 2024
THE ROWING FOUNDATION 
Capital grants of between £500 and £4,000 are available to UK organisations affiliated to British Rowing to purchase equipment and refurbish boats so that young people and people with a disability can participate in rowing.   

Friday 23 February 2024
SEA-CHANGERS: COASTAL FOUNTAIN FUND 2024
Grants of up to £2,500 are available for UK not-for-profit organisations to install a water bottle refill station in a busy or environmentally important coastal location.  

Saturday 24 February 2024 at 4pm for Expressions of Interest
THE J A CLARK (JAC) TRUST    
Grants of up to £60,000 are available to not-for-profit organisations working in the UK and (predominantly) overseas that are working with communities that have been forcibly displaced and for projects that have a positive impact on the natural environment.   

2. Grant programmes with Application Deadlines between Monday 26th February and Sunday 3rd March 2024

Monday 26 February 2023. May close early if over-subscribed.
SHOOSMITHS FOUNDATION       
Grants of between £25,000 and £50,000 are available to UK registered charities for initiatives that will advance a carbon net zero UK.

Wednesday 28 February 2024
ALLAN AND NESTA FERGUSON LARGE GRANTS   
Large Grants over £50,000 are available to UK registered charities and universities that are working to promote education, international friendship and understanding, and world peace and development in the UK and/or overseas.

Wednesday 28 February 2024
ASHWORTH CHARITABLE TRUST
Grants of up to £5,000 are available to UK registered charities with an annual turnover of under £1 million that are working in the UK and/or overseas on projects that address humanitarian causes.

Wednesday 28 February 2024
BOOTS CHARITABLE TRUST         
Grants of up to £10,000 are available for UK registered charities (or up to £5,000 for voluntary groups not registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales or its equivalent in other parts of the UK) for projects in the fields of health, lifelong learning, community development and social care.

Wednesday 28 February 2024   
THE INMAN CHARITY     
Grants, generally between £2,000 and £5,000, are available to UK registered charities providing medical, social welfare or general welfare activities, particularly in the areas of support for the elderly, people with disabilities, medical research, hospices and the Armed Forces. 

Thursday 29 February 2024
THE AUSTIN AND HOPE PILKINGTON TRUST (ROUND 1, 2024)            
The Trust has announced its funding priorities over 4 rounds in each of 2024 and 2025. Rounds 1 of 2024 will provide revenue grants of £1,000 to UK charities that are proving training and employment opportunities for people with a disability.           

Thursday 29 February 2024
THE DELAMERE DAIRY FOUNDATION      
Grants of between £250 and £5,000 are available to registered charities and charitable organisations in England, Scotland and Wales working in the areas or agriculture, the environment, education, children and young people, financial hardship and the relief of sickness.            

Thursday 29 February 2024 at midnight.
THE NATIONAL CHURCHES TRUST SMALL GRANTS PROGRAMME   
Grants of up to £5,000 are available for listed and unlisted Christian places of worship of any denomination across the UK for projects and initiatives that support interventions to investigate or address small problems before they turn into large, expensive repairs.          

Thursday 29 February 2024
REWILDING BRITAIN: THE REWILDING INNOVATION FUND   
A small number of grants of up to £15,000 are available for projects in England, Scotland and Wales that remove barriers to rewilding projects. Projects that take an innovative approach to land and marine rewilding are particularly welcomed.       Thursday 29 February 2024

Friday 1st March 2024
THE ASDA FOUNDATION COST-OF-LIVING GRANTS             
Grants of between £500 and £2,000 are available to local community organisations across the UK to cover core running costs, food for people struggling with the cost-of-living and Warm Banks, providing a comfortable place for people to go who are unable to heat their homes.          

Friday 1st March 2024
THE ASDA FOUNDATION EMPOWERING LOCAL COMMUNITIES GRANTS
Grants of between £500 and £1,500 are available to UK community groups and organisations for local projects that enable people to lead more active lives, improve mental health and wellbeing and bring people together for events that celebrate their community.      

Friday 1st March 2024
THE ASDA FOUNDATION UNDER-18s BETTER START GRANTS             
Grants of between £500 and £1,500 are available to local community organisations across the UK to support activities for children and young people aged 18 and under that will improve their lives and their community.     

Friday 1st March 2024 at 11pm
THE HENRY MOORE FOUNDATION
Generally, capital grants of up to £20,000 are available for the growth and development of sculpture across historical, modern and contemporary fields, and for research that expands the appreciation of sculpture.

Friday 1 March 2024
THE JERWOOD FOUNDATION     
Grants, normally for between £1,000 and £20,000, are available for UK arts-based organisations for activities and projects that support the promotion of the arts for public benefit.          

Friday 1 March 2024
KELLY FAMILY CHARITABLE TRUST           
Capital, revenue and core grants up to £5,000 are available to help establish recently formed UK registered charities that are working to nurture and support family life.        

Friday 1 March 2024
THE MARC FITCH TRUST
Small grants, usually for under £5,000, are available to UK registered charities and individuals for projects, publications and research that focuses on local and regional history across the United Kingdom.