BBC Children in Need

Next Deadline for Grants

Children in NeedChildren in Need awards grants to charities and not-for-profit organisations to work with disadvantaged children and young people aged 18 and under in the UK. The projects that are funded help prevent or overcome the effects of disadvantage by making differences in the lives of the children and young people they work with. These differences are achieved by either working directly with children or seeking to improve their social and physical environments.

Next deadline for Main Grants and Small Grants: 1 June 2017.

For full details please vist – http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/1N4ddmFHns8VPKjyp3PMYwn/apply-for-a-grant

BBC Children in Need

Small Grants Programme (UK)

Children in NeedNot for profit organisations such as schools; registered charities; voluntary organisations; churches; and community interest groups; etc. can apply for grants of up to £10,000 per year for up to three years through the BBC Children in Need Small Grants programme. The grants are available for projects working with children and young people of 18 years and under experiencing disadvantage through:

  • Illness, distress, abuse or neglect; any kind of disability
  • Behavioural or psychological difficulties
  • And / or living in poverty or situations of deprivation.

Projects supported in the past include:

  • Corley Special School in Coventry which received a grant of £6,000 to provide lunchtime horse riding sessions for children with disabilities.
  • Caldercruix Youth & Community Development Project in Airdrie, which received a grant of £6,333 to help deliver 2 afterschool clubs a week to young people in an isolated village where children from low income families have little access to services.

The closing date for applications is the 1st March 2017. Read more at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/4fJVTzz5QmQx5rx0S4NVg0Q/small-grants  

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