Apply for a grant for social leaders and entrepeneurs
The Shackleton Foundation provides support to social leaders and entrepreneurs as well as early-stage social enterprises who work to improve the lives of disadvantaged young people in challenging circumstances. A single grant of up to £10,000 to support leaders with innovative social ideas aimed at generating positive social change for disadvantaged and socially marginalised young people. The projects should be long-lasting and far-reaching with a clear social purpose and not solely reliant on grants and donations.
Eligible ideas must: Be in the first 12 months of development, Fulfil a clear need and demand, Have a real social impact, Have well-defined outputs and goals, Have the potential for real growth and sustainability, The beneficiaries of the work must be young people based in the UK.
Grants are made to individual leaders, preferably those running charities, social enterprises or not-for-profit organisations and not to teams or organisations.