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If you want to quickly find out whether your project fits the selection criteria of the VINCI UK Foundation, please complete the following questionnaire.

1 Is the project carried out by a registered organisation?

Thanks for your interest! Only registered organisations (registered charities, community centres, social enterprises, youth centres, etc.) can be supported by the VINCI UK Foundation.

2Is the project carried out by a non-profit organisation?

Thanks for your interest! The VINCI UK Foundation only supports non-profit organisations.

3Is the organisation carrying out the project a small/medium size organisation?

Thanks for your commitment! The VINCI UK Foundation only supports small/medium size organisations so that the financial donation (on average £10,000) makes a substantial difference.

4Does your project deal with at least one of our four areas of action in the fight against social exclusion?

Thanks for your interest! The VINCI UK Foundation aims to fight against social exclusion through employment, housing, mobility and by building better communities. Read more about our areas of action.

5Will the project take place in the UK or the Republic of Ireland?

The VINCI UK Foundation can only support projects in the UK and the Republic of Ireland. Please contact our Sister Foundations if you wish to run a project abroad.

6Are you aware that at least one VINCI employee has to be involved in the project as a sponsor?

The VINCI UK Foundation only supports projects involving at least one VINCI employee (sponsor). If you don't know of any VINCI employee, you can still apply and the Foundation will help you to find the sponsor fitting in your project.
Read more about the involvement of VINCI employees.

7Is the duration of the project superior to six months?

Thanks for your interest! The VINCI UK Foundation only supports long-term projects, with a duration of at least 6 months, in order to have a lasting impact on the community.
Read more about the duration and locality of the projects.

8Are you aware that the projects supported by the Foundation must have clear objectives?

The VINCI UK Foundation supports projects that aim to tackle social exclusion with targeted results (number of employments, improvement of the social situation of the beneficiaries, etc.).

9Are you aware that the financial donation as part of the support provided by the VINCI UK Foundation is a one off grant?

The VINCI UK Foundation provides a one-off grant, ranged from £3,000 to £20,000 which helps the development of social projects. Initiatives that have already benefited from the help of the Foundation can apply again, but innovative solutions will be privileged.

Your project would be considered for support by the VINCI UK Foundation, don't hesitate to apply!

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