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We fund work which tackles poverty and inequality in the capital. We support work providing greater insights into the root causes of London’s social problems and how they can be overcome; activities which help people improve their lives; and work empowering Londoners to influence and change policy, practice and public attitudes. We have seven funding priority areas for 2018-2022, details of which can be found in our funding guidelines.
Are you eligible?
- Please read our full funding guidelines carefully to check whether your proposed work fits our priorities by clicking here.
- If you are confident your work meets our funding priorities you will need to complete our on-line application form by clicking here.
- You can also download a document containing all of the questions in the application form by clicking here.
Please note we only accept applications via our on-line process.
There are three closing dates for applications:
- 5th October 2017, 1pm
- 6th February 2018, 1pm
- 5th June 2018, 1pm
Applications must be received by 1pm on the closing date. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered until the next closing date.
If you are having problems or have any questions about your eligibility to receive funding then please contact us.
If you are having problems with our on-line application process please contact us.
Find out if your work is eligible by downloading our funding guidelines.Trust for London Funding Guidelines 116.0 KB
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