What was the application process for Challenge London

Challenge London investments were made across two programmes strands. Strand 1 aimed to support a local area approach and the potential for ‘place-based’ working to respond to our Challenge London aims and themes. Strand 2 aimed to support strategic alliances passionate and committed to enabling new opportunities and the best outcomes for children and young people in London at scale.

Applications for Strand 1 closed at 2pm, Friday 13 July 2018. You can read the application guidance notes for Strand 1 here.

Applications for Strand 2 closed at 10am, Friday 8th March 2019. You can read the expression of interest guidance notes for Strand 2 here.

Please note: applications to Challenge London are now closed. A New Direction is investing in 11 programmes through Challenge London - you can find out more about these programmes here.