New Small Charities Challenge Fund guidance recording now available

On Tuesday 4 September deputy fund director Karen Stephenson hosted a guidance webinar for applicants considering applying for a Small Charities Challenge Fund (SCCF) grant. She was joined by head of fiduciary risk, David Bailes.

To listen to the recording and download the presentation, visit the SCCF Guidance section of the website, and click down to Presentations.

The Small Charities Challenge Fund remains an open funding round, with applications reviewed 6-monthly. The next review date is Thursday 27 September at 17:00.

To find out more about grants, visit our dedicated SCCF pages here.

Supporting materials: Small Charities Challenge Fund applications

A new webinar to support potential Small Charities Challenge Fund (SCCF) applicants is now available to listen to or download. The presentation focuses on the SCCF eligibility criteria, information on applying and the review process, and observations from the Fund’s technical team regarding the applications received in the first SCCF review.

Listen to a recording of the webinar and the responses given during a Q and A session at the end of the session here.

All prospective applicants of the Small Charities Challenge Fund are reminded that applications for this grant type are reviewed 6-monthly and the next review deadline is Thursday 29 March at 17:00 GMT.

Available to download

We are now in the final stages of informing organisations invited to the full application stage of the November 2016 general funding round, if they have successfully been awarded a grant.

This follows a thorough review of all applications, full integrity due diligence, and financial assessments.

Individual feedback will be provided to all unsuccessful organisations in due course. Meanwhile, we have compiled a lessons learnt document to profile general feedback on the applications received during this funding round. This comprehensive overview is available to download here.