Health, development and wellbeing

Up to £600,000 for projects promoting the health, development and wellbeing of young people

Healthy eating and sport

Small grants for youth projects promoting healthy eating and physical exercise

Promoting vegetarianism

Up to £2,000 to celebrate and promote vegetarian food

Creating positive change

Helping children achieve their potential through school and communities

Improving sports facilities

Up to £3,000 provided for the improvement of school sports facilities

Science teaching

Up to £1,000 to promote the science of microbiology to a wider audience

Capital projects in Dorset

Supporting causes in East Dorset, 'no scheme is too big or too small'

Transforming communities

Small funding awards or larger grants for local causes improving lives

Japanese culture and language

Grants of up to £15,000 for promoting interaction between the UK and Japan

Specialist equipment

Equipment grants of up to £5,000 to benefit disadvantaged children

Meet the funder: Siobhan Dowd Trust

The Siobhan Dowd Trust aims to support children and young people whose access to books and stories has been deprived

Learning Mandarin

Funding to help get young people on track to becoming fluent in Mandarin

Enhancing quality of life

Up to £100,000 for building work or specialist equipment at Special Schools

Funding local communities

Up to £1,000 for local communities to improve their surroundings

Tree planting

Funding for schools to purchase and plant trees in their grounds