The Steel Charitable Trust – next deadline 20 January 2022

Article date
27 September 2021
Primary interest
Voluntary sector

The Trustees make discretionary grants where they believe that their contribution will make a real difference.

Grants are available to registered charities in the UK working in the areas of arts and heritage, education, environment, health, or social and economic disadvantage.

The organisation applying must have an annual turnover of over £50,000.

Minimum grant application is £10,000, grants over £25,000 are rarely made.

Who can apply
  • Charities, including CIOs, registered in any part of the United Kingdom
  • Exempt Charities as defined in schedule 3 of the Charities Act 2011 
What are the funding priorities

Applications must be for charitable purposes that fall into one of the five core categories below:

  • Arts and Heritage
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Social or Economic Disadvantage
What can the grant be used for

There are no restrictions on the type of funding for which applicants may apply, and Trustees will consider contributions towards core costs and capital works as well as specific projects.

Is there a deadline

Next application deadline is 20 January 2022

Further information and how to apply