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

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


The National Lottery Grants for Heritage are currently closed to new applications until 2021. Read more about our funding programmes

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. 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.

  4. Apply for a grant

    From March 2020, we will be accepting applications for £100,000 to £250,000 at any time and will provide a decision within 8 weeks.

    Applications submitted through our online application portal before 19 November 2019, 12 noon will receive a decision by the end of March 2020.

    Documents to help you apply

    To complete an application

    Log into our application portal