Loughborough University Donations Fund – Inside Out Fund

The Inside Out Fund has a total of £5,000 allocated in the Spring term. The maximum bid amount is £500.


  • Available to University staff
  • Organisations/groups must be Charnwood based
  • Organisations/groups must be non-political in nature
  • Only specific/identifiable projects will be considered (rather than, for example administration costs)
  • Projects/activities that increase engagement between the University and the community would be particularly welcome


  • Successful organisations will be required to provide the University with feedback on use of the monies awarded within six months of the award. 
  • The University anticipates that monies awarded will normally be spent within six months of the award, but certainly within 12 months.
  • All applications will be considered on merit. A decision to fund a particular project does not necessarily mean that a project of that nature will be automatically be supported in the future.

Application Process:

Bids should be submitted on the appropriate application form available on the Loughborough University Community website

These can be sent by email to S.Dinnie@lboro.ac.uk or posted to: Sophie Dinnie, Corporate Communications, Hazlerigg Building, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3TU