Foyle Foundation

Application Deadline: 
Distributing Body: 
The Foyle Foundation


Online applications for charities whose annual turnover is less than £150,000.

Small Grants Scheme (£2000 -10,000) supporting charities registered and operating in the United Kingdom, especially those working at grass roots and local community level, in any field, across a wide range of activities.

  • Prioritising local charities still active in their communities currently delivering services to the young, vulnerable, elderly, disadvantaged or the general community.
  • Focus on one-year grants only, to cover core costs, projects, essential equipment or building projects.

Main Grants Scheme Arts :
Capital projects above £50,000 (considered twice a year) 

  • helping to make the arts more accessible by developing new and more diverse audiences
  • encouraging new work
  • supporting young and emerging artists; skilled freelancers and independent practitioners 
  • projects that encourage sustainability by reducing overheads or which help generate additional revenue. This might include environmental improvements to save energy and lower carbon emissions where a cost benefit can be demonstrated.