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Stage 1 online application questions

Science & Medicine

  • Details of the organisation
  • Details of the main contact
  • Exempt charity or equivalent
  • Background to the department/faculty/centre (max 250 words)
  • Title of project (max 50 words) and project summary (max 400 words)
  • Information on the scientific/ medical research that the capital infrastructure will support (max 250 words)
  • Names of the principal investigators
  • Location of the project, as opposed to the organisation. Where possible, a postcode should be provided
  • Details of ownership or tenure of the land or property where the project is to take place, and of planning permission where appropriate
  • Indication of timetable for the project
  • Financial details: total cost of the project, the fundraising target and the shortfall
  • Signed, audited accounts for the last two years should be uploaded (in PDF form), or a link provided to their downloadable online location
  • Signed letter from the head of the organisation – this should be uploaded (in Microsoft Word or PDF)
  • Previous Support – you may like to talk about any previous funding received from the Wolfson Foundation
  • Any other information – you have the opportunity to mention anything you would like us to note if not already addressed (max 200 words) (optional)

Arts & Humanities

  • Details of the organisation
  • Details of the main contact
  • UK charity number, if applicable
  • Background to the organisation (max 250 words)
  • Title of project (max 50 words) and project summary (max 400 words)
  • Location of the project, as opposed to the organisation. Where possible, a postcode should be provided
  • Details of ownership or tenure of the land or property where the project is to take place, and of planning permission where appropriate
  • Listed Building Status, if applicable
  • Current and projected visitor/audience numbers, if applicable
  • Indication of timetable for the project
  • Financial details: total cost of the project, the fundraising target and the shortfall
  • Signed, audited accounts for the last two years should be uploaded (in PDF form), or a link provided to their downloadable online location
  • Signed letter from the head of the organisation – this should be uploaded (in Microsoft Word or PDF)
  • Previous Support – you may like to talk about any previous funding received from the Wolfson Foundation
  • Any other information – you have the opportunity to mention anything you would like us to note if not already addressed (max 200 words) (optional)

Health & Disability

  • Details of the organisation
  • Details of the main contact
  • UK charity number, if applicable
  • Background to the organisation (max 250 words)
  • Title of project (max 50 words) and project summary (max 400 words)
  • Location of the project, as opposed to the organisation. Where possible, a postcode should be provided
  • Details of the ownership or tenure of the land or property where the project is to take place, and of planning permission where appropriate
  • Indication of the timetable for the project
  • Financial details: total cost of the project, the fundraising target and the shortfall
  • Signed, audited accounts for the last two years should be uploaded (in PDF form), or a link provided to their downloadable online location. If you are a special school maintained by the Local Education Authority, you are not required to provide accounts, but please indicate this.
  • Care Quality Commission, Ofsted or equivalent inspection report (if applicable)
  • Signed letter from the head of the organisation – this should be uploaded (in Microsoft Word or PDF)
  • Previous Support – you may like to talk about any previous funding received from the Wolfson Foundation
  • Any other information – you have the opportunity to mention anything you would like us to note if not already addressed (max 200 words) (optional)

Secondary Education

  • Details of the school/college
  • Details of the main contact
  • Brief introduction to the school
  • Status of the school e.g. academy, foundation/community school, etc.
  • Details about the pupils e.g. age range, number, percentage of day pupils
  • Denominational or faith schools are asked to provide the percentage of students admitted to the school of a different denomination, faith or none.
  • Previous Support – you may like to talk about any previous funding received from the Wolfson Foundation
  • URN, SEED or IRN number of your school
  • The most recent Ofsted result (or equivalents) should be provided
  • Title of project (max 50 words) and a summary (max 400 words)
  • Indication of timetable for the project
  • Whether planning permission is required for your project and if so, when you expect to receive permission
  • Financial details: total cost of the project, the fundraising target and the shortfall
  • For sixth form colleges, signed, audited accounts for the last two years should be uploaded (in PDF form), or a link provided to their downloadable online location.
  • Signed letter from the head of the school/college – this should be uploaded (in Microsoft Word or PDF)
  • Any other information – you have the opportunity to mention anything you would like us to note if not already addressed (max 1,500 characters) (optional)