Hot Funds

Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs  - for disabled entrepreneurs and the award is open to all forms of entrepreneurship (including pre-revenue start-ups)

Devon on Earth - looking to support community groups that seek to reconnect people – physically, intellectually and, above all, emotionally – with the wider ecological community. 

Core Strength - Local Communities for 2017/18Comic Relief is working with Community Foundations across the UK, to deliver this 12 month programme which will provide funding for groups’ core costs and NOT direct project delivery

Alec Dickson Trust - supports young people (under the age of 30) who, through volunteering or community service, aim to enhance the lives of others, particularly those most marginalised by society.

Small Business Grants - A monthly competition that gives small businesses a chance to win a £5,000 grant to invest in their company’s growth

Coastal Communities Fund – To support the economic development of coastal communities by promoting sustainable economic growth and jobs. Round 5 opens for applications in early 2018.

Litter Innovation Fund - For innovative and creative solutions to tackle litter problems, including marine littering

2018 Ashden UK Awards - £10,000 prizes for successful initiatives which increase access to sustainable energy, promote sustainable travel and help to build a low-carbon future

Barclays LifeSkills - Support for young people to set up a Crowdfunding campaign for an idea that benefits their local area

Devon Community Foundation: Youth Social Action Fund - To encourage young people to get involved in volunteering and develop their skills through activities that benefit the community

People’s Health Trust: Active Communities - To help people make a difference in their local community

Comic Relief: Core Strength – Local Communities - To support the core costs of community groups which support people who are excluded or disadvantaged

Education Endowment Foundation - To raise the attainment of children and young people, particularly those from disadvantaged backgrounds