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Welcome to the UK Aid Direct Applications portal

Please review the options below to help determine what you do next.

Are you new to UK Aid Direct and want to check if you are eligible to apply for a funding round or apply for a grant with UK Aid Direct?

If you do not already hold an account on the UK Aid Direct grant portal, you will need to register your information. To do this, please scroll down to 'Current Grant Windows’ below, and click 'Apply' next to the round you are interested in.

You will be then be asked to set up an email address and password. This information will allow you to check your eligibility and complete or return to an application. Once you are in, you will simply need to complete the prompts and submit your answers. You will be informed immediately if you are eligible to continue with your application. And don’t worry, you don’t need to be ready to complete your application at this stage.

Would you like to check your eligibility for a funding round and have an existing UK Aid Direct account?

To check if you are eligible for a funding round, you will need to select the ‘Login’ option located in the top right-hand corner of this screen and complete the username and password fields. Once you have logged in, scroll to 'Current Grant Windows' and click 'Apply' next to the round you are interested in. Once you are in, you will simply need to complete the prompts and submit your answers. You will be informed immediately if you are eligible to continue with your application. And don’t worry, you don’t need to be ready to complete your application at this stage.

Do you have an application currently 'live' with us? Or want to review an application you have already submitted?

To edit or review an application that you have not yet submitted simply ‘Login’ using your account details.

Technical advice

  • Only login to the portal via one device at a time. If you login on two computers at the same time your application information may not save correctly
  • The online portal works on the latest versions of Google Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and Internet Explorer 
  • If you are having problems accessing the form, we recommend you try to access the portal via Google Chrome
  • If you continue to experience issues please contact ukaiddirect@manniondaniels.com with the subject line 'Concept Note Help'.

Are you new to UK Aid Direct?

If there are no suitable funding rounds available to you, please register with us and we will keep you informed of new funding rounds as they are announced.