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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 programmes 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. You can read the accessible format (easy read) by clicking here. A summary is also available to download 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:
- 6th February 2018, 1pm
- 5th June 2018, 1pm
- 5th October 2018
Applications must be received by 1pm on the closing date. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered until the next closing date.
Some of the answers you are looking for might be available in our answers to frequently asked questions.
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 Easy read funding guidelines 1.6 MB
From our Twitter
Everyone needs somewhere they can afford to live. But @Shelter research shows that only a fraction of cheap homes needed every year have been built without major govt intervention since WW2. Affordable housing is now the second greatest public concern. https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/5637546/britain-housing-crisis-public-issue/ …22 Feb 2018
Read our full report with @Timewise_UK , @YWTrust and @trustforlondon on the challenges in developing part time and flexible apprenticeships, and the models that will support greater access for people who are currently missing out http://bit.ly/2CCRn5E https://twitter.com/tesfenews/status/966554396141203457 …22 Feb 2018
. @helenhayes_ Highlights the growing number of children growing up in private rented sector accommodation during #childpoverty debate - citing @trustforlondon research https://www.trustforlondon.org.uk/data/child-poverty-and-housing-tenure/ …22 Feb 2018
Bexley delivered fewer new affordable homes than any other borough. Our research from @PovertyLondon is quoted in the @BexleyTimes #ukhousing . http://www.bexleytimes.co.uk/news/bexley-has-fewer-affordable-new-homes-than-any-other-london-borough-according-to-new-research-1-5404224 …22 Feb 2018