Application Process & Key Dates


Initial applicants need to submit a short Stage 1 applicationIf your application is shortlisted, you will be invited to submit a Stage 2 proposal. 

Stage 2 applications that are shortlisted will be reviewed by the Grants Committee which decides which applications are funded.

Key Dates

(may be subject to change without notice)

For the foreseeable future BFSS will be holding 2 grant rounds per year. Organisations are strongly encouraged to submit their application once they have completed it, rather than waiting for the deadline. 

Spring 2022 – UK & International Applications

  • Last Date for Submission of Stage 1 Grant Application: 25 January 2022 
  • Invitations for Stage 2 sent: 17 February 2022
  • Grants Committee Meeting: 18 May 2022

Autumn 2022 – UK & International Applications

  • TBC