Creating positive change

Helping children achieve their potential through school and communities

Funding for French visits

Up to £5,000 available for UK schools to visit partner-schools in France

Supporting community groups

Small grants for community groups, voluntary organisations and local charities

Support for local people

Up to £5,000 for improving the facilities and services available to the people of Glasgow

Energy efficiency

Small grants for local projects focussing on energy efficiency and sustainability

Improving local places

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

Supporting schools in the North

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

Funding football facilities

Up to £500,000-worth of grants for building or refurbishing sports facilities

Raising attainment

Establishing or developing projects to raise attainment in low income areas

European partnerships

Funding to promote international mobility and best practice through partnerships

Japanese culture and language

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

Supporting good causes

Grants for community events at schools in the Home Counties and Thames Valley

Engineering projects

Up to £15,000 is given to fund engineering-based projects in schools

Group music-making

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

Music equipment

Up to £1,500 awarded to fund musical instruments and/or equipment