Fundraising, Funding sources, COVID-19 support and advice

Weekly funding updates - 14 February - 18 February

Tuesday 15 February 2022

Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust (Round 1)

Round 1 of the trust’s 2022 funding is offering grants of up to £1,000 to UK charities (with income and expenditure between £100,000 and £2 million) for projects supporting early career performers and creatives. Applications close on Monday 28th February. Find out more here.

Wednesday 16 February

Project Re-Boot: Activate (Northern Ireland)

Sport Northern Ireland is offering sports clubs and organisations 50% of match funding up to £5,000 to help the delivery of new programmes that engage and re-engage people in sport. The final closing date for applications is Friday 18th March 2022. Projects must be completed by 30th June 2022. Find out more here.

Thursday 17 February

Social Enterprise Support Fund – Round 2 (England)

The National Lottery Community Fund is offering grants between £10,000 and £100,000 to social enterprises to help them recover from the pandemic or to help them work with communities that are recovering. Applications open at 1pm on Monday 28th February and will close on Thursday 24th March 2022. Find out more here.

Friday 18 February

National Heritage Fund

A reminder that the next deadline for applications to the National Lottery Grants for Heritage for amounts between £250,000 and £5 million is open until 12pm on Thursday 24th February 2022. Find out more here.


For information on 8,000 sources of funding giving a total of £8 billion, take a look at Funds Online.