A new UK funding programme will open for applications soon.
A £2.5 million funding programme available to voluntary and community organisations in the United Kingdom for small-scale projects to take action on climate change is set to open.
The Together for Our Planet programme aims to support the nurturing and development of local ideas, contributing to a legacy of ongoing climate action projects in hundreds of communities across the UK.
Funding is intended to support projects that focus on one or more of the following areas:
Projects will need to meet at least two of the following criteria:
Grants of £1,000 to £10,000 will be available.
It is expected that approximately 400 to 500 awards will be made through this programme, and that most of the funding awarded will be to support activities taking place after the COP26 conference (which runs from 1 to 12 November 2021).
The programme will open to applications on 1 September 2021, with a deadline for applications of 18 November 2021 (5pm).