Public Policy
Matched Funding Awards

The universities honoured at the Matched Funding Celebration, held on 3 May 2012, have demonstrated growth in philanthropic income raised over the third and final year of the government-led matched funding scheme for voluntary giving. The scheme has helped these universities strengthen their fundraising activity and has created a strong foundation on which they will continue building in the future.

Here are the winners of the 2012 Matched Funding Awards:

Tier 1: Rose Bruford College


Tier 2: University of the West of England


Tier 3: Guildhall School of Music and Drama


CASE Europe would also like to acknowledge the following universities for making significant and sustained progress in their fundraising efforts throughout the course of the Matched Funding Scheme (2008-2011):

Tier 1: University of Huddersfield

Tier 2: Institute of Education, University of London

Tier 3: University of Sheffield

And congratulations to the following institutions, who were highly commended for their fundraising success:

  • Leeds College of Music
  • Keele University
  • London South Bank University
  • University of Exeter
  • University of the Arts London

Read the press release on the 2012 award winners

2011 Award Winners

Here are the winners of the 2011 Matched Funding Awards: 

The CASE Europe Matched Funding Volunteer award seeks to recognise an individual who has contributed to enhancing and sustaining an institution's fundraising performance. This year, CASE Europe and the judging panel were delighted to present this award to Stephen Maycock, a member of the Board of Governors and former student at the University of Brighton.

We would also like to acknowledge the following universities for making significant progress in their fundraising efforts and maximising the opportunities of the Matched Funding Scheme:

  • Tier 1: Norwich University, College of the Arts and University for the Creative Arts
  • Tier 2: University of Bath and University of Kent
  • Tier 3: Anglia Ruskin University and University of Sheffield