Bradford 2019 Holiday Activities and Food programme

10 May 2019

Grants up to £10,000 are available for projects that address holiday hunger in Bradford district through food provision and promoting activities for school-aged children and young people. Funding has been provided by the Department for Education. The holiday activities and food programme will be managed in Bradford by TLG.

Eligibility criteria

  • Projects must be focused on children who are eligible for free school meals.
  • Registered charities, social enterprises and schools can apply.
  • Grants can be used to extend a current scheme or introduce a new idea / activity.
  • Consideration will be given to schools or organisations offering multiple projects in a number of locations.
  • All activity should be completed by the end of the school holidays, and funding spent by 30/09/2019.
  • Projects must benefit school-aged residents of Bradford (Bradford Metropolitan District Boundaries).

Examples of eligible costs

  • Staff costs, volunteer expenses, planning, admin, activities, travel, venue costs, external providers.
  • Costs associated with sourcing food, ingredients or meals.
  • Equipment to run the project e.g. small items of catering or sports equipment but not larger items such as computers.
  • Enrichment activities.


Please read the guidance notes before completing the application form.

The deadline for applications is 7 June 2019.


Telephone 01274 900373 or email

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