There are various sources of funding available to businesses, start-ups and voluntary and community organisations from grants, loans to crowd funding. Below is a list of funding opportunities with deadline dates.
Lloyds Bank Foundation
Enable grants are awarded to charities which have identified clear development needs and provide a great opportunity to strengthen charities to deliver more effectively e.g. an enable grant could put your charity in a stronger position to deliver services and attract more volunteers funding and support.
Armed Forces Covenant Fund: Removing Barriers to Family Life Programme
Medium grants of between £30,000 – £100,000 for existing or new programmes that will support Armed Forces families who are facing challenges. Projects must address a clear need for one of three key groups of people: young people from armed forces families; families and carers of veterans; serving families.
Winston Churchill Memorial Trust
Funding for UK citizens to travel anywhere in the world for up to two months to research a topic of their choice that can make a contribution to UK society on their return home. This funding is not for academic research trips, rather it is intended for ‘journeys to learn about real-world issues from the leading practitioners in the world’ and to make a real-world difference with the learning upon returning home.
Grants up to £10,000 that will help neet young people into employment.
Energy Globe Award
Acknowledging and rewarding large and small projects addressing climate change. Categories: earth; fire; water; air; youth; special category on the issue of ‘energy for the poorest’.