FAQs

If you have any questions or queries, please check the frequently asked questions below.

Where can I view your company’s policies?

UK Aid Direct is a Department for International Development fund managed for the UK government by MannionDaniels. To read the policies, visit the MannionDaniels website (opens in a new window).

What does UK Aid Direct mean by not-for profit?

The fund is not limited to registered charities but will support other not-for-profit organisations as long as they meet the eligibility criteria.

The UK Aid Direct website includes the DFID definition of not-for-profit as: “organisations that do not distribute surplus funds to owners or shareholders, but instead use them to help pursue the organisational goals”.

What sort of projects can be funded?

UK Aid Direct funding supports civil society organisations working across a range of sectors aimed at reaching the Global Goals.

Please read the Latest funding round focus page for further information on the types of projects that will be funded.

What countries does the fund cover?

Please check the eligibility criteria for each individual grant type.  Please also see a full list of the project countries on this page.

If I have a press enquiry who should I speak to?

Any enquiries from the media should be sent in the first instance to ukaiddirect@manniondaniels.com