DM Thomas Foundation for Young People

6th September 2019

The Foundation awards grants to registered charities helping disadvantaged young people in the UK and Ireland. There is approximately £200,000 available to distribute each quarter.

The maximum grant size is £30,000 per year for up to two years. The majority of grants awarded in the past have been below £10,000.

The funder will consider charities working in the areas of education or health. To be considered the project must fall into one of the funders focuss groups:

  • Children and young people with disabilities
  • Children and young people who are sick in hospital
  • Children and young people who are life limited (requiring palliative care)


The next deadline is 5.30 pm, 8th October 2019.

To find out more and download an application pack please click here.

Applications should be sent by email to