Applying for a Jo Cox Memorial Strengthening grant

Applying for a  Jo Cox Memorial Strengthening grant is a 1-stage process:

  1. the submission of a concept note

All applications must be submitted online. Applications sent via email or post will not be accepted.

All applicants will need to :

  • register online to apply
  • complete an eligibility assessment
  • complete a concept note

Before starting your application please read the eligibility page.

Then visit our guidance page and read all of the guidance available on how to design your application. We particularly encourage you to read the lessons learnt from previous UK Aid Direct funding rounds.

To support applicants through the application process we will hold a webinar and create an FAQs section on our website. Please note, you must have registered to receive your invitation to attend the webinar.

Please refer to the news page on our website for the latest information. We also encourage applicants to follow the UK Aid Direct social media channels, Twitter (opens in a new window) and LinkedIn (opens in a new window).

All applications are assessed/reviewed by an independent Technical Review Panel.