The second and final round of the Large Grant Fund is now open for applications from across England with a deadline in mid May 2018.
Not-for-profit organisations can apply for two levels of funding for projects in England that increase the understanding of, and engagement with, democracy, and encourage women to participate in public life.
Grants of between £2,000 and £20,000 or grants of between £20,001 and £65,000 are being made available. There is approximately £500,000 available for this round.
To be eligible, projects must take place in England and:
EDUCATE projects must be aimed at young people aged 16-30, particularly young women and those who are particularly disengaged from politics and civic life, which may include young people from lower socio-economic groups, young people who are BAME, LGBT and/or living with disabilities.
PARTICIPATE projects must be aimed at women aged 16 and over. Projects are expected to work with those women who are particularly disengaged from politics and civic life, which may include women from lower socio-economic groups, women who are BAME, LGBT and/or living with disabilities.
Please note the following:
The deadline for applications is 17 May 2018 (23.59).