The Esmee Fairbairn Foundation Main Grants programme

Grants from £30,000 with no maximum amount for 3 years or more for UK organisations that meet the Foundation’s new grant-making priorities of (a) improving the natural world, (b) securing a fairer future, and (c) strengthening the bonds in communities.

Application deadline: none – applications may be made at any time (online Eligibility Checklist in the first instance).

Who can apply: UK charities and charitable organisations based and working in the UK with a regular annual turnover of £100,000 or more.

The Esmee Fairbairn Foundation published a new grant-making strategy in October 2020 confirming that its funding for the foreseeable future will focus on the following 3 areas:

1. Our Natural World - improving the natural world.
2, A Fairer Future, and
3. Creative, Confident Communities.

For more information go to the Esmee Fairbairn Foundation website

Where to find us

Llandrindod Wells Office

Unit 30
Ddole Road Industrial Estate
Llandrindod Wells

01597 822 191

Newtown Office

Plas Dolerw
Milford Road
SY16 2EH

01686 626 220

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