Paul Hamlyn Foundation – Ideas and Pioneers Fund

6th September 2019

The fund supports people with unusual or radical ideas to improve the life chances and opportunities of people in the UK.

Grants area available for under £10,000. In exceptional circumstances grants may be considered for up to £15,000.

Individuals, partnerships or small organisations may apply.

They want to work with people whose ideas are in their early stages of development and will consider funding work to develop ideas from concept to set-up: this may include problem definition and analysis, scoping, exploratory work and prototyping. They want to help you get started and introduce you to a group of peers for mutual support.


The application process comprises a written application and submission of a two-minute video.

For more information and how to apply click here.