Early Years Preventative Work
Aims/priorities: The Trust is looking to support work that will improve the life chances for
children, aged 0-3 years, in England and Wales by investing in early intervention and preventative
work. Projects must:
Improve the reach to these targeted groups
Bring about improved defined outcomes for these targeted groups
The Trust will be looking for proposals that:
Have defined outcomes built in with clear measurement tools and evaluation procedures in
Have the flexibility to adapt to changing external factors
Have wide application or which have relevance for specific groups
Look to build on existing good practice or to trial new work
Successful organisations must be prepared to share learning from the funded work with other
organisations, to increase the impact.
Who can apply? Registered charities
Grant amount: There is no minimum grant size. The maximum grant available is £50,000 per
year. Grants may be awarded for one, two or three years.
Application process: There is a two-stage application process. The first step is complete the
online pre-application checklist, which can be found on the Trust’s website. Those who are eligible
will then be able to complete a stage one application form. Organisations that are successful at
this point will be invited to submit a stage two application.
Deadline: Stage one applications will be accepted between 1 October and 30 November. Grant
decisions will be made in February 2019.
Contact information: Tel: 01707 259 259 Email: [email protected]
Website address: http://sylvia-adams.org.uk/