Comic Relief Announces New Funding Round

Date: 10th April 2012

Comic Relief has announced that its UK grants programmes are now open for applications.

The funding of between £25,000 and £40,000 is available to third sector organisations operating in the areas of:

  • Young people and mental health
  • Sexually exploited and trafficked young people
  • Domestic and sexual abuse
  • Mental health
  • Young people and alcohol
  • Refugee and asylum-seeking women

The closing date for applications will be 12 noon on the 29th June 2012.

In addition, Comic Relief are also seeking applications through it Sport Change and Older People's Programme 'Managing Money Better' programmes. The closing date will be 12 noon on the 8th June 2012.

Please note that this will be the last funding cycle under Comic Relief's current grants strategy. The new strategy will launch in spring 2013 with grant making resuming in summer 2013.