Grant applications open: BBC Children in Need

BBC Children in Need is currently accepting grant applications. Some of the details are below but full guidance can be found here.

Small Grants

  • Organisations can apply for £10,000 or less, per year for up to three years

Main Grants

  • Organisations can apply for £10,001 or more, per year for up to three years

  • They are highly unlikely to award more than £40k a year for one or two year funding

  • They are highly unlikely to award above £100k in total for 3 year applications

  • Your organisation must have been active for at least three years.

Application deadline- 21st December 11.30am (organisations must only apply for a small or a main grant, not both)

Decisions communicated - April 2021

The funding is targeted towards organisations who-

  • Meet minimum standards for grant-making

  • Have strong links to the community they serve

  • Can connect and respond effectively to the individual needs of children and young people in their local context

  • Involve children and young people as active participants, leaders and co-producers of the project and organisation

  • Reach disadvantaged children and young people disproportionally impacted by COVID-19

If you have any practical questions (e.g. accessing your online account, technical queries) please contact: pudseygrants@bbc.co.uk

If you have any other questions please contact your local team: cin.north@bbc.co.uk

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