New editions of DSC’s funding guides for individuals Tagged with: Funding Training The Directory of Social Change is to publish new editions of two of its funding guides for individuals – The Guide to Grants for Individuals in Need and The Guide to Educational Grants.The 2015/2016 editions aren’t available yet but they can be pre-ordered.The Guide to Educational Grants 2015/16Edited by by Gabriele Zagnojute & Denise Lillya, and published in association with the National Union of Students, this is the 13th edition of “the UK’s only publication to gather data from all educational trusts in the UK”.It features information on over 1,400 sources of non-statutory financial help for people in education. These give a total of around £54 million a year. Funding covers a variety of issues ranging from trips and meals to stationery, and of course studying.Each entry in the 320-page directory includes:• Eligibility information• Types of grants given• Annual grant total• And how to apply for funding.Lura France, Senior Partnership Officer, Teach First, said of the current Directory:“A useful resource for supporting individuals to source additional funding for their studies. Well laid-out and easy to use, it provides clear information about eligibility and restrictions.” Advertisement The Guide to Educational Grants 2015/16 costs £80 from the Directory of Social Change. Howard Lake | 20 November 2014 | News About the researchDSC Researchers Gabriele Zagnojute and Jenny Reynolds explain the process behind their research for the 2015/2016 Guide to Individuals in Need and Guide to Educational Grants.[youtube height=”450″ width=”800″]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ecx3JN3c1tM[/youtube] 40 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis1 A Guide to Grants for Individuals in Need 2015/16The 14th edition of this guide contains details of over 1,900 trusts which give over £268 million a year for the relief of individual poverty and hardship.Each entry includes:• Eligibility information• The type of grant given• Annual grant total• And how to apply for fundingEdited by Jennifer Reynolds & Denise Lillya, A Guide to Grants for Individuals in Need 2015/16 also costs £80 from the Directory of Social Change. About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.