The Smallwood Trust is inviting applications for projects that demonstrate good practice in achieving outcomes for women on low incomes by building their skills, confidence and aspirations to enable them to enter into employment. The fund is open to charities, social enterprises and other non-profit organisations who have projects that support its mission of enabling women to become financially resilient. The Smallwood Trust fund existing projects that show evidence of good practice.
In this funding round it is prioritising applications from: Greater Manchester, Newcastle, Teesside and other parts of the North East; Hull and Humberside, Leeds, Bradford, Sheffield, Merseyside, Rural communities in Kent, Cornwall, Cumbria, Dorset and Norfolk.
Organisations can apply for grants of £10,000 to £15,000.
The deadline for completed applications is 5pm on Monday 4 March 2019.
The successful applicants are expected to be notified in May 2019.