Grants of up to £10,000 for organisations supporting young people

  • Grant Range: £750 - £10,000 and up to £20,000 in exceptional circumstances
  • Closing Date: midnight, Sunday 16 January 2022
  • Apply Online

About the Fund for Young People

The David Dockray West End Young People’s Fund supports projects in the west end of Newcastle and will prioritise local projects that support work in its area of benefit. The Wellesley Trust Fund supports organisations in Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, County Durham and Darlington and may consider multi-year funding requests.

You don’t need to specify which fund you are applying for as we will match applicants to the most appropriate fund, but applicants must first visit our website to check the criteria to ensure you are eligible for at least one of the funds. This will also help you to tailor your application and will give you the best chance of securing some funding. Please speak to the Fund Manager to discuss this before applying.

Further Information

The Funds for Young People supports organisations that provide access to the environment, nurture community involvement and tackle the issues facing the environment and climate change. This call out brings together The David Dockray West End Young People’s Fund and The Wellesley Trust Fund. Each fund has specific criteria and they give opportunities for young people in Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, County Durham and Darlington.

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