Fund title: Peter Cruddas Foundation

Focus of fund/fund aims:

Small grants to help disadvantaged young people to access education, training and employment

Application deadline:

Applications are considered twice a year and should be received by 1 March or 1 September

Fund description:

The Peter Cruddas Foundation gives priority to programmes designed to help disadvantaged and disengaged young people in the age range of 14 to 30, to pursue pathways to education, training and employment with the ultimate aim of helping them to become financially independent.

Registered charities in England and Wales can apply. This is a fairly small foundation which makes around 30 grants a year, mostly under £5,000.

Further information:

http://www.petercruddasfoundation.org.uk/index.htm