Large grants

We offer grants to fund equipment or consumables, or to ‘pump prime’ or test activity which is research-based or which improves the quality of care, treatment of support of patients or their families.



Testing of Rapid Discharge Taxi service; research carried out by university / hospital; Firefly transport scheme



The amount of available funding varies, but is typically £250,000 or more, with individual project amounts of between £10,000 and £100,000 over three years.


Approval process and deadline:

You can submit a written application in November of any given year, using the official form, available from the Charity. There is a peer review process and applicant interviews, followed by referral to the Advisory Panel and recommendations to Trustees for approval.


Approval timescale:

Six months from application deadline.