Opportunities Funding BBC Children in Need Area: UKDeadline: 11:59pm, Tuesday 16 January 2018 BBC Children in Need's Main Grants programme is open to charities and not-for-profit organisations applying for grants over £10,000 per year for up to three years. If you are looking for any amount up to £10,000 for one year, see Small Grants. Main grants are awarded to projects benefitting children and young people of 18 years and under experiencing disadvantage through: Illness, distress, abuse or neglect Any kind of disability Behavioural or psychological difficulties Living in poverty or situations of deprivation Projects it funds make differences in children’s lives that help prevent or overcome the effects of the disadvantages they face. Projects achieve these differences by either working directly with children or seeking to improve their social and physical environments. For application forms and full details, please visit the Children in Need website.