The fund is available to organisations with a turnover between £50,000 and £10million which have derived much of their funding from state sources. It will provide grants of between £12,500 and £500,000 to enable organisations to make the changes they need to become sustainable in the longer-term.
The Transition Fund is managed by the Big Fund, the non-lottery funding arm of the Big Lottery Fund. Applications can be made by visiting www.biglotteryfund.org.uk/transitionfund or calling: 0330 303 0110 (textphone 0845 602 1659). The application process will close on 21 January 2011.