Grants

In 2018, Seafarers UK has awarded £2.46m in grant funding for organisations and projects supporting seafarers in need and their families.
 
Seafarers UK is committed to transparency and we work with 360Giving to publish information about our grants. Download an excel spreadsheet listing the grants we awarded in 2017 or view online.
 
Download an excel spreadsheet listing the grants we awarded January – September 2018. Full information on grants awarded in 2018 will be published on 360Giving in due course.
 
Are you an organisation working to support seafarers?  See if you’re eligible for a grant to help you.

List of grants awarded

Take a look below at list of organisations funded in 2017-2018.

  • Aberdeen Seafarers’ Centre

    Awarded: £40,000

    Grant funding awarded in 2017 towards revenue costs and salary of the Centre Manager at Aberdeen Seafarers' Centre.

  • Age in Spain

    Awarded: £13,125

    Grant awarded in 2017 to support Age in Spain's services including information, casework and repatriation support to ex-seafarers and their families in Spain.

  • Age UK Wirral

    Awarded: £27,176

    Grant funding awarded in 2017 target social isolation amongst older ex-seafarers at Mariners' Park, Wallasey.

  • Age UK Wirral

    Awarded: £27,176

    Grant funding awarded in 2018 to target social isolation amongst older ex-seafarers at Mariner's Park, Wallasey through activities and events including bowls, golf, fitness classes, computer sessions, Big Match Nights, film nights, quiz nights etc.

  • Alabare Christian Care Centres

    Awarded: £25,000

    Contribution awarded in 2017 towards support costs for seafarers at 'Homes for Veterans' which provides effective routes out of homelessness through advice, support and mentoring ensuring long term sustainable accommodation.

  • Anglo Scottish Fishermen’s Association Benevolent and Provident Fund

    Awarded: £13,000

    Grant awarded in 2018 to provide Personal Flotation Devices combined with Personal Locator Beacons to 70 fishermen on the South East Coast of Scotland and the North East Coast of England.