NatWest are seeking to fund projects that will enable people in disadvantaged communities to develop, create or access the skills and opportunities they need to build their financial capability skills or to start or develop a new business now or in the future.
Grants of up to £35,000 are available from an overall fund of £2million. When all applications have been received and reviewed, NatWest will publish a shortlist of projects being considered for funding in each region. Voting will then be open to the public. The outcome of the public vote will be taken into consideration by the regional judging panels.
The next round opens early in September.