A small number of grants in the region of £1,000 to £1,500 are made annually to projects that work to enable rural young people overseas to live self-sufficiently.
Requests for grants should come from the organisation managing the project, with evidence of active Quaker support. The organisation need not be Quaker-run, but projects supported should operate within appropriate principles including financial and environmental sustainability.
In 2020 we provided funding for:
In 2019 we funded:
How to apply
Applications for 2022-2023 are now open and will close on 31 July 2022.
Download the grant applications instructions, form and guidance. Please ensure you submit your completed form by the deadline.
- Simmons Grants application form 2022 (PDF)
- Simmons Grants Application Guidance 2022 (PDF)
- Simmons Grants description 2022 (PDF)
If you have any questions about the application process please contact the Grants Programme Officer.