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All funding opportunities, in one place, through one search

We list thousands of funding opportunities for voluntary and community organisations and social enterprises registered in England.

Access over £56 billion available in grants and contracts. Plus over 70 social investment providers.

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What our users say

Our users say we save them time. On average over three hours saved a week.

For the past three years 89% of our users said Funding Central alerted them to new funds.

“It helped discover funding opportunities I didn't know existed”

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Our impact

We regularly review and evaluate how Funding Central is working and how we're helping support the voluntary sector.

After talking to our users we've pulled together the key findings to share how we are doing.

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Explore the grants cycle, how to apply for grants and manage your relationship with a funder.


Information and tools to help you assess the benefits and risks, then tender and negotiate contracts.

Loan finance

Support to help you decide if social investment could be an option for your project.

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Funding deadlines

Employment Support Service
Cumbria County Council
Environmental Enforcement Service
Bournemouth Borough Council
European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) - The Marches
European Commission
Charity Jobs