National Lottery Heritage Fund - Green Recovery Challenge Fund

Posted: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 14:26

The £40 million Green Recovery Challenge Fund is part of the Government's wider green economic recovery, jobs and skills package.

Environmental charities in England can apply now for grants of between £50,000 and £5 million for projects taking place in England that contribute to at least one of the following themes:

  • Nature conservation and restoration, including ecosystem restoration and species recovery.
  • Nature-based solutions, particularly for climate change mitigation and adaptation.
  • Connecting people with nature.

The fund will be open to environmental charities and partnerships.

The funding can be used for both capital and core costs during the period 1st November 2020 to 31st March 2022.

The deadline for expressions of interest for grants of between £250,000 and £5 million is 24th September 2020. The deadline for applications for grants of up to £250,000 is 2nd October 2020

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