Welcome

Successful projects we've funded

Eavestone Lake from the stone bridge credit National Trust Images_Chris Lacey

Skell Valley Project: flood protection and heritage restoration

Students involved in the My School My Planet project

My School My Planet: outdoor education for wellbeing

Norfolk Commons

Wildlife in Common: the volunteers recording wildlife in Norfolk

Llanfyllin Mencap member

Llanfyllin: empowering people living with learning disabilities

How to get funding for your idea or project

David Lemm's workshop at Tollcross Primary, 2015

How to get funding

Choose your grant

We fund projects that connect people and communities to the national, regional and local heritage of the UK.

Roundhay Park, Leeds

How to apply

Our application process is competitive and we cannot fund every good quality application that we receive.

Family volunteers caring for trees in the Native Tree Trail

Run your project

Whatever stage you are at, we are here to help along the way.

Children playing at Auckland Castle

Promote your project

Getting people to talk about your project is a great way of letting people know what you are doing with your grant. It also shows everyone how National Lottery players' money is being used.