Encouraging appreciation of the arts and science

Up to £10,000 of funding for science or arts outreach/community projects

Supporting schools in the North

Up to £2,000 available to improve the lives of young people in the North East

Improving local places

Up to £2,000 for projects that benefit local communities and improve lives

Funding projects in Aberdeen

Up to £5,000 for projects that relate to the environment and skills development

Tree planting

Funding for schools to purchase and plant trees in their grounds

Funding for East Midlands schools

Grants of up to £2,000 for community and wildlife projects in the East Midlands

Engineering, science and maths

Funding engineering subjects for young people in the North East

Exploring the arts

Up to £2,000 for pupils to explore the arts outside the classroom

Japanese culture and language

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

Understanding different faiths

Small grants for projects that bring together young people of different faiths

For the love of reading

Up to £1,000 for books from your school's local independent bookseller


Up to £15,000 for introducing classics to children at primary and secondary schools

Teaching Roman studies

Up to £500 offered to promote Latin and Roman studies in schools

Group music-making

Grants between £500 to £4,000 are available for creative music projects

Open-air activities

Small grants for charities working with young people