About FAQs

If you have any questions or queries, please check the frequently asked questions below.

What does UK Aid Match mean by not-for profit?

The fund is not limited to registered charities but will support other not-for-profit organisations as long as they meet the eligibility criteria.

The DFID definition of not-for-profit is: “organisations that do not distribute surplus funds to owners or shareholders, but instead use them to help pursue the organisational goals”.

What sort of projects can be funded?

UK Aid Match funding supports civil society organisations working across a range of sectors aimed at reaching the Global Goals.

Please read the Priorities page for further information on the types of projects that will be funded.

What countries does the fund cover?

The countries that are eligible for organisations to implement their UK Aid Match-funded projects in are:

  • the lowest 50 countries in the UN Human Development Index (HDI) and
  • the countries the UK Department for International Development (DFID) considers to be of high or moderate fragility
If I have a press enquiry who should I speak to?

Any enquiries from the media should be sent in the first instance to ukaidmatch@manniondaniels.com