BBC Children in Need

Small Grants Programme (UK)

bbc-blocks-darkNot for profit organisations such as such schools; registered charities; voluntary organisations; churches; and community interest groups; etc. can apply for grants of up to £10,000 through the BBC Children in Need Small Grants programme. The grants are available for projects that help children and young people experiencing:

  • Illness, distress, abuse or neglect
  • Any kind of disability
  • Behavioural or psychological difficulties’ and / or living in situations of deprivation.

Projects supported in the past include:
The Midlothian Association of Play which received a grant of £9,996 to run holiday playschemes with trips and activities for young people living in low income areas.
Trewirgie Junior School which received a grant of £9,760 to provide after school sailing sessions to disadvantage children aged 7-11.
The closing date for applications is the 1st September 2016. Read more at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/4fJVTzz5QmQx5rx0S4NVg0Q/small-grants