How To Apply

Trustees meetings are normally held three times a year in February, June and October. Closing dates for receipt of applications for each meeting are:

Closing dates are subject to change so please check the website before submitting your application.

Applications should be submitted by completing the Fidelio Application Form and should include the following:

There is no Nationality restriction and the work for which money is sought may be overseas but the proposed recipient(s) must be based in the UK.

The trustees aim to inform successful applicants within one month of the relevant closing date. If you do not receive any acknowledgement within one month of the relevant closing date, you must assume that your application is not successful.

The trustees consider that the advice and instructions given here should enable applicants to decide for themselves on the eligibility of their proposed applications and the trustees will not reply to general questions about eligibility. Nor will the trustees discuss reasons for applications being unsuccessful.

The Fidelio Application Form may be accompanied by one A4-page letter (one only) and should be sent by
e-mail to Please save and re-name the form & attachment with your organisation name (the nominating institution making the application) in the title and put the same name in the header of the email