These intuitive yet easy-to-use funding search platforms allow organisations and individuals to find out what funding is available to them in a few clicks

Open 4 Funding provides a suite of public-facing funding search portals designed for organisations who support the local business and voluntary sector communities. It enables local groups and businesses to ‘self serve’ and search for their own funding at the point they need it, removing the requirement for any involvement from the host organisation but still allowing it to capture statistics on areas of interest in the local community and measure return on investment.

The Open 4 Funding suite incorporates the following portals:
Open 4 Business – enables businesses to search for EU, Government and local authority-provided grants, loans, venture capital funds and tax credits.
Open 4 Community – empowers charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises to search for Government, Lottery and charitable trust funding.
Open 4 Learning – lets adult learners search through all available grants, bursaries, scholarships and other funds on offer to gain new skills and qualifications.


Easily incorporated – Open 4 Funding portals can be adapted to match your own branding, logos and colour schemes, enabling it to be seamlessly integrated into existing websites and services

Interactive interface – in addition to a focussed search function, Open 4 Funding also incorporates an interactive browse tool that enables users who may not have a specific project in mind to view funding available   

Key details on relevant schemes are available at the click of a button, granting users access to all-important information such as eligibility criteria, application forms, and who to contact

Manage your information – funding search results and even specific schemes can be saved to a personal profile to set up email alerts that automatically inform users when similar schemes are added or updated

Keep up to date – news articles are posted on a daily basis, keeping users informed about new grants, upcoming funds, approaching deadlines, and important policy announcements. They can also sign up to receive weekly newsletters packed with the latest and most relevant funding updates

Customise content – afford staff members with the rights to quickly publish content to advertise your own local initiatives and events and provide tailored news coverage for your local area

Professionally produced – users can create bespoke reports from their own personal funding searches

Monitor impact – the quick email-based registration process enables you to gain vital contact details for research and marketing campaigns. Detailed monthly statistical breakdowns inform you of who is using the service and what information they are searching for

Measure success – a new polling tool allows you to ask local users whether they have successfully applied for any funding, giving you the intelligence needed to prove the value of providing them with such funding information


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