The application process is closed for the financial year April 2022 to March 2023. The scheme for the next financial year is due to open in July 2022.

The community grants scheme is open to local voluntary and community groups which fit the definition of a community organisation and meet the aims of our Community Strategy

View our criteria for the grants scheme and policy statement on voluntary sector support.

Grant support is available for revenue support only, such as salaries and rent. 

The summary of recent grant support awarded sets out the organisations receiving funding along with the amount and purpose.

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View the summary of grant support awarded 2022/2023

View the summary of grant support awarded 2021/2022

View the summary of grant support awarded 2020/2019