Our Partnerships

Browse or filter to find stories about our past and present grants. We do not accept unsolicited applications for funding – instead we select our partnerships based on shared values and mutual interests: creating access to opportunities, improving health and well-being, and investing in our communities and environment.

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Access to Opportunity
Geography: India | Year: 2012

Kusuma Schools Partnership Initiative

In 2009 the Indian Government created Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan, a flagship fund for the improvement of secondary education.

Access to Opportunity
Geography: India |

Secondary School Readiness Programme – Kusuma Foundation

Following research that showed many students were behind on key skills needed for secondary education, we launched a Secondary School Readiness Programme.

Community
Geography: India | Year: 2013

School Management and Development Committees – Kusuma Foundation

As part of the Kusuma School Partnerships Initiative, we supported a state-wide project to establish School Management and Development Committees.

Access to Opportunity
Geography: Gibraltar | Year: 2011

Kusuma Rooms at St Martin’s School

Over two years starting in 2011, we provided £300,000 to extend and improve the facilities at St Martin’s Special Needs School in Gibraltar.

Community
Geography: Gibraltar | Year: 2018

Kusuma Trust Excellence Prize

Open to students who gain exceptional results at A-level or at undergraduate level, each successful applicant is given a one-off grant of £3,000.

Community
Geography: Gibraltar | Year: 2012

Kusuma Promenade at Europa Point, Gibraltar

Europa Point is a mythic and prominent landmark on Gibraltar – the southernmost point of the island and one of the famous Pillars of Hercules.

Research
Geography: United Kingdom | Year: 2018

The Stevens Group at Imperial College London

The Stevens Group is a multidisciplinary team at Imperial College London working at the forefront of research and development in Biosensing and Regenerative Medicine.

Community
Geography: Gibraltar | Year: 2017

Charity Training in Gibraltar

Gibraltar’s size and geography means its charities have less access to specialist staff and industry knowledge than those in the UK.

Access to Opportunity
Geography: India | Year: 2011

The Akshaya Patra Foundation – Midday Meals

In 1995, in response to child malnutrition, the Government of India launched the National Programme of Nutritional Support to Primary Education.