National Lottery Grants for Heritage: £100,000 to £250,000

Funding Grants of £100,000 to £250,000

Who can apply

You can apply for a grant of £100,000 to £250,000 if you are a:

  • not-for-profit organisation
  • partnership led by not-for-profit organisations

How to apply

Read this guidance before you apply for a grant. The guidance tells you more about the £100,000 to £250,000 grant programme and the types of project we can fund.

If you would like help to develop your idea before you start your full application, you can submit a project enquiry form.

  1. Read this page

    Follow these steps and read this whole page. First you will need to:

  2. Create an account

    To apply you will need to use our online portal, if you don't have one already you will need to:

  3. Decide when to apply

    Deadlines for application are set in advance.

    Please submit your full application through our online application portal by:

    • 28 May 2019 to receive a decision by the end of September 2019
    • 20 August 2019 to receive a decision by the end of November 2019
    • 19 November 2019, 12 noon to receive a decision by the end of March 2020

    Please make sure that the start date of your project is a date later than the date of the decision.

  4. Plan your financial contribution

    If you are applying for between £100,000 and £250,000 you’ll need to contribute at least 5% of your project costs.

    We describe this contribution as ‘partnership funding’ and it doesn’t all have to be in the form of cash. Please see our application guidance for more details.

  5. Apply for a grant

    We will assess your application within 12 weeks of you submitting it. After we have assessed your project, it will be assigned to a quarterly committee meeting for a formal decision.

    Documents to help you apply

    To complete an application

    Log into our application portal