Esmee Fairbairn Foundation Grants

Currently closed

Grants are available to organisations doing legally charitable work in the UK that focuses on the Foundation’s funding priorities in the arts, children and young people, the environment, food or social change.

In the past grants have ranged from £2,000 to £1.5 million with the support lasting from one to five years. Funding can be used for core or project costs, including staff salaries and overheads.

Small grants of £60,000 or less are also available for one-off projects, or for testing out new ideas and collaborations (general running costs are not supported at this scale).

The Foundation offers grants to organisations doing legally charitable work in the UK across the following range of priority areas:

  • The arts.
  • Children and young people.
  • The environment.
  • Food.
  • Social change.

For further information please visit the Esmee Fairbairn website here.