What is your eligibility criteria?

Whether applying as an individual or via your Medical or Music school all eligibility criteria and restrictions can be found under the relevant area the Applying for Funding section.

Can I apply for funding after 31 March?

No, extensions cannot be given on the closing date and we do not accept or process applications between 1 April and 30 November.

I’m not a UK citizen, can I apply for funding?

No, the Foundation only accepts applications from UK citizens.

When can I apply to the foundation for a grant?

The Foundation accepts applications between 1st December and 31st March.

Can I send my application in by email?

No, we only accept applications via our online application process.

Where can I get an application form?

All applications should now be made via our online form which can be found on the Applying for Funding pages.

I am a grant recipient, when is my progress report due?

The Foundation will contact you in early February by email attaching a progress report form. This should be completed and returned to the Foundation by email before 30 April.

I've applied before and was unsuccessful, can I apply again?

Yes, you can apply to Foundation irrespective of whether you've applied before. Every year the application process starts afresh so in the case of those who were successful in the grant process one year they are by no means guaranteed repeat funding.

I've created my application but it is showing as "Not submitted".

When you create your application, it is saved in your online account so you are able to come back at a future date and amend it before it is submitted and received for consideration. You MUST submit your application before it will be accepted and received for consideration. You can find this under Apply for funding > View application. From here, you will be able to view your application and inside the application you will find a "submit" button.