Looking for funding to support your youth work project? We can help.

This funding directory has hundreds of opportunities for youth groups, voluntary organisations and community projects.

You’ll find information on everything from small local grants to national funding schemes. You’ll also find information and guidance on our national funding partnerships here, including the National Voluntary Youth Organisation Support Fund.


Funding Source
Type of Cost
Funding Status
The Pleasance Trust
This Trust awards grants mainly to small voluntary organisations in the Edinburgh area which promote the activities of benefit to young people in the Edinburgh area.
  • Status:  Open
The Prince's Trust Development Awards
Cash grants of up to £300 for course fees, equipment and work clothing to help young people move into education, training or employment.
  • Status:  Open
Queens Cross Community Chest
Grants of up to £150 are available to children and young people aged 1 to 25 in the Queens Cross Housing Association area to fund various activities.
  • Status:  Open
Young Carer Grant
The Young Carer Grant is a cash benefit of £326.65 paid to young carers aged 16 to 18 living in Scotland.
  • Status:  Open
The Rayne Foundation
Grants for charitable and not-for-profit organisations across the UK that work in the fields of arts, health and wellbeing, education and social issues. No deadlines for applications.
  • Status:  Open
The Robertson Trust
The Trust is focusing its funding on those who are helping communities affected by poverty and trauma with a focus on early intervention, support capacity, skills and capability.
  • Status:  Open
Rozelle Trust
The Rozelle Trust aims to help charities who activities are primarily based in Scotland, or overseas in developing countries. No deadlines for applications.
  • Status:  Open
National Voluntary Youth Work Organisations Support Fund
  • Status:  Closed
BBC Children Project Costs stream
This funding stream supports charities and not-for-profit organisations working with children and young people to deliver a specific piece of work. No deadlines for applications.
  • Status:  Open
Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation
The Foundation aims to promote the arts, culture and heritage for the public benefit.
  • Status:  Open
Birkdale Trust for Hearing Impaired
This charity provides funding to children and young people with hearing impairments and charities which promote the welfare of hearing impaired children and young people. No deadlines for applications.
  • Status:  Open
Corra Foundation & STV Children's Appeal - Boost Small Grants
Boost is delivered by Corra Foundation and is a partnership between the STV Children’s Appeal and Corra Foundation. It is a small grants programme is for organisations supporting children and families in their local communities
  • Status:  Open