Funding size: £5,000 to £60,000
Application open: 19 August 2020 – 9am
7 September 2020 – 5pm (Discovery Programme)
20 September 2020 – 5pm (Development Programme)
This fund is aimed at organisations whose work has been affected by COVID-19 and who need emergency funding to continue to deliver essential services. It will support them to develop the digital, data and design capabilities that allow them to address urgent issues and serve the most vulnerable.
This funding is a combination of direct grants and payment for support from digital agencies.
Catalyst and The National Lottery Community Fund COVID-19 Digital Response is a partnership between The National Lottery Community Fund and Centre for The Acceleration of Social Technology (CAST), with support from the Catalyst network Thanks to National Lottery players, The National Lottery Community Fund has committed nearly £5 million to the partnership.
Full details and a link to the application form are available on the Catalyst website: https://www.thecatalyst.org.uk/covid-digital-fund
Deadline for the discovery stage is 7 September