Frequently Asked Questions

Who can apply?

The Foundation is open to any registered charity; voluntary organisation, group or committee; or non-profit organisation. ...

What are the application criteria?

Grants must improve the way your organisation operates or delivers its services so that it can better meet the needs of...

Why is it important to set out project outcomes?

You must be able to predict the likely measurable impact of a grant. In order to do this you must first clearly define ...

Why is there such a focus on outcomes?

We have an opportunity in a small jurisdiction like Jersey to collect data within the charity sector and share it to highlight what’s working well;...

How to apply?

Complete the online registration and application form, accessible through the website. Click the ‘apply now’ button under the correct fun...

Notes on applying

With your full application you will need to submit your organisation’s most recent annual accounts and explain how the grant-funded activ...

How much can be applied for?

Each fund has different limits and these are amounts defined when you select the ‘read more’ button on the funding theme you wish to apply for. You...

Is there a deadline for applications?

Yes, and these vary depending on funding theme, these dates are also defined when you select the ‘read more’ button on the funding theme ...

What happens once you have submitted a full application?

Your application will be acknowledged but automated e-mail.You may be asked to prov...

What areas do the Expert Reviews and Board consider reach a decision?

Is there a proven need for the work of the organisation and the proposed activity? ...

If your project is awarded funding, what will you have to do?

1. Sign terms and conditions before receiving the grant payment, confirming that grant funds will be spent as specified in the applicatio...

What happens if your application is unsuccessful?

You will be advised in writing. Unsuccessful applicants can re-apply unless advised otherwise.

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