MOD Covenant Fund has 4 New Priorities

The Ministry of Defence (MOD) Covenant Fund supports the armed forces community.

The fund has 4 new priorities and is due to open 4 May 2016 for most of them.  There is a brief outline of the priorities below and you can click on the link at the end of this article for full details.

  1. Veterans Gateway:  A single grant is available for a 2 year project offering a 24/7 multi media point of contact.  Applicants considering applying are invited to attend an open morning on Tuesday 5 April 2016 in the Main Building, Ministry of Defence, Whitehall, London. Email for details.
    Fund opens from 4 May - 1 July 2016.
  2. Families in Stress:  Grants to help those suffering a significant stressful life event e. g. a life changing injury; bereavement; domestic abuse; relationship break up. 
    Fund opens from 4 May - 22 June 2016.
  3. Improving Local Covenant Delivery:  Grants to materially improve the experience of local Armed Forces communities (Serving Personnel, Families and Veterans) and ensure that they are not disadvantaged.
    Fund opens from 10 July - 6 October 2016.
  4. Community Integration/Delivery of Local Services: Grants of up to £20,000 for projects that respond to the local needs of the Armed Forces Community and improve recognition of the Armed Forces Covenant, and help integrate Armed Forces and civilian communities across the UK, and/or deliver valuable local services to the armed forces community.
    Fund opens from 4 May - 22 June 2016.

For full details