These funding programmes are closed to applications.
Some of most recent funding programmes are:
Bringing People Together: This fund supported projects building stronger connections across communities, and improving the infrastructure and conditions needed to strengthen these connections.
The Platinum Jubilee Fund: The Platinum Jubilee celebrates 70 years of Her Majesty The Queen’s reign and to mark this occasion, The National Lottery Community Fund will fund 70 projects across the UK that create a legacy. This programme is now closed to applications.
Growing Great Ideas: this funding supported ideas that focus on supporting transformational and long-term change that goes beyond individual organisations and instead focuses on nurturing ecologies and ecosystems. This programme is now closed to applications. We are taking this opportunity to review the Growing Great Ideas funding programme and the applications that we have received and this may mean our funding offer changes.
Global partnerships: this programme aimed to connect civil society groups in the UK with their peers in Europe and America to share ideas, learn and collaborate. We were particularly interested in the areas of climate change, digital, equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI), participatory grant making, and equipping civil society (including funders) to understand, adapt and respond to the future. The programme is now closed to applications.
Together for Our Planet: offered funding from £1,000 to £10,000 to support communities across the UK to take action on climate change. The UK Government is using Together for Our Planet to engage people with COP26 and inspire positive climate action. The programme is now closed to applications.
Places Called Home: IKEA Limited and The National Lottery Community Fund have come together to grow thriving, resilient and sustainable communities across the UK. Places Called Home is a £1.5 million fund that aims to inspire and help people get more involved in their local community as a positive, homely place to be and meet other people. The programme is now closed to applications.
The Climate Action Fund is supporting communities across the UK to take action on climate change. These communities will demonstrate what is possible when people take the lead in tackling climate change. The programme is currently closed to applications.
The Emerging Futures Fund aims to equip civil society with the skills and resources required to anticipate, imagine and shape the future. The programme is now closed to applications.
Digital Infrastructure Fund aims to equip civil society organisations with the digital infrastructure and capability it needs to be responsive and adaptive. The programme is now closed to applications.
Leaders with Lived Experience 2020 supports organisations set up or run by people with first-hand experience of a social issue. This funding programme ensures that lived experience leadership plays a key role in shaping how communities move towards recovery and renewal after the impact of COVID-19. The programme is now closed to applications.