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BizGive/ local groups and communities/ 8 July 2024

Where: UK

Amount: They are providing a further £50,000. They are accepting applications for grants up to a maximum of £10,000.

About:

The Octopus Renewables Infrastructure Trust (ORIT) invests in the transition to net zero. On top of their investments in renewable energy assets, we are looking to provide grants and volunteering support to innovative opportunities that enhance the environment and improve local communities.

They are particularly interested in supporting initiatives that promote a “just transition”, ensuring the benefits of the green economy transition are shared more widely and help those who stand to lose economically.

Application Criteria

Entities Supported

  • Any

Eligibility Checklist

  • Individuals or groups must have a constitution and a bank account in the name of the organisation.
  • Entities must not support the advancement of religious or political objectives.
  • Grants must not fund long-term core revenue costs such as wages, utilities, rents etc. These will only be considered for a maximum of two years of funding.

Applications accepted between: 08/04/2024  – 01/08/2024

Please note, that applications must have start dates after the decision date of 2nd September 2024.